Jordan Scoggins scored a career-high tying 18 points Tuesday night in Carbon’s thrashing of Payson in front of a packed Carbon High gym. The Lady Dinos led by as many as 26 points in the lopsided 57-33 win.
Scoggins has led Carbon in scoring in five straight games. Over that span, she has averaged 15.2 points per game.
The Lady Dinos came out hot against the Lions, jumping out to a quick 7-0 lead in the first minute and a half. Jaylie Jensen netted five of the team’s first seven points.
An 18-5 run to end the second period capped off a huge 20-point quarter for Carbon. The team led 31-13 at the break.
The Lady Dinos would lead by as many as 26 points in the third quarter, 44-18, to put the game away. Carbon and Payson would trade buckets from then on to end the game.
Jensen was the other Dino in double figures with 10, including two three pointers. Taylor Oliver netted eight and Morgan Hillam and Lindsey Blanc each chipped in six.
With the win, Carbon (12-6, 3-1 Region 12) slipped into a tie with Juab (11-4, 3-1 Region 12) atop the region standings. The Lady Dinos will host North Sanpete (12-6, 2-2 Region 12) on Thursday. Carbon beat North Sanpete 46-37 in Mt. Pleasant on Jan. 13. Thursday’s game will be broadcast live on ETV Channel 6 at 7 p.m.
Watch highlights of the game below:
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