By Dillon Smith
The Spartans hosted the North Sanpete Hawks on Saturday night. Emery shot the ball well throughout the contest and led 13-5 after one quarter. The Spartans extended their lead to 31-18 by halftime.
The offense went through Brax Jensen, who tallied eight assists to go along with 15 points. Jordan Ekker caught fire from outside with five three-pointers and finished with a game-high 19 points. The Spartans really put the pedal to the medal in the third quarter, outscoring North Sanpete 22-4. Seth Justice added another 10 points as Emery ran away with this one 68-35.
Emery improves to 9-3 (1-1) and will take on Grand (7-4, 0-1) on Wednesday in the Spartan Center. That contest will be on ETV Channel 10 and online at etvnews.com/livesports.