HANOVERTON OH- After falling behind 19-6 in the 1st period of play,  United went on to outscore Leetonia 50-18 in the final 3 quarters to pull out a 56-37 victory.

The Eagle defense clamped down on the Bears  , holding them to scores of 6, 4, and 8 points in the periods.

United’s Nate Miller took home top scoring honors with 18 points and Keaton Baker netted 14.

The Bears Ian Davis dropped in 11 points. United returns to the hardwoods Monday night as they host Lordstown and Leetonia will host Southington on Saturday.

*Contributed By YSN’s Gary Leininger