With little to no wiggle room, Elida nosed past Kenton 69-66 in an Ohio boys basketball matchup on February 23.

Last season, Elida and Kenton squared up on February 25, 2020 at Kenton High School last season. For a full recap, click here.

The verdict could've been in doubt thanks to the Wildcats' finishing flurry, but the Bulldogs swerved out of trouble to earn the win in the fourth quarter.

The Bulldogs' position showed as they carried a 55-43 lead into the fourth quarter.

The Bulldogs' shooting jumped to a 33-31 lead over the Wildcats at the intermission.

The first quarter gave the Bulldogs a 20-14 lead over the Wildcats.

In recent action on February 12, Elida faced off against Lima Shawnee and Kenton took on Bluffton on February 13 at Bluffton High School. For a full recap, click here.

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