Creswell, Sports

Bulldogs topple Billies in instant classic

CRESWELL – Creswell boys basketball beat rival Pleasant Hill 56-54 Tuesday night in a back-and-forth affair that lived up to the top-10 matchup hype. The Bulldogs (10-2), ranked #8 going into the game, beat the 5th-ranked Billies (11-2) despite a furious comeback attempt late.

“We played two games like that against them last year that were similar scenarios, us with the lead late, and they came back like crazy and then we lost both of those games. One in overtime, and one in double-OT, so it was nice to keep . . .