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Wesleyan's Jalen Fulwood.

PEACHTREE CORNERS — Wesleyan's Jalen Fulwood converted a lay up with 5.5 seconds left to lift the No. 4 state-ranked (Class A (Private)) Wolves to a 39-37 Region 5-A win over Galloway on Tuesday.

Tate Gilley led Wesleyan (13-5, 6-0) with 13 points. 

BOYS BASKETBALL

Meadowcreek 56, Central Gwinnett 55

LAWRENCEVILLE — Meadowcreek squeaked past host Central Gwinnett 56-55 on Tuesday in Region 7-AAAAAAA. Nashir Merrick led the Mustangs with 17 points, seven rebounds and four steals, while Keishawn Hampton added 11 points and five assists and Darius Gaddy contributed 10 points and seven rebounds.

Kenneth Jackson II scored 15 for the Black Knights.

Collins Hill 66, Mountain View 61

LAWRENCEVILLE — Vino Glover scored 18 points Tuesday in Collins Hill's 66-61 win over Mountain View in Region 6-AAAAAAA.

The Eagles (13-8, 6-3) also got 13 points from Jabiri Smith, 12 points from Jabre Mills and 10 points from Donovan Morris.

Mountain View (9-14, 2-8) was led by Sean-Pierre Akers-Kennedy (13 points), Zay Wilson (12 points), Myles Davis (10 points), Wyatt Fricks (eight points) and A.J. Robertson (eight points).

Lanier 75, Habersham Central 41

SUGAR HILL — Second-ranked Lanier routed visiting Habersham Central 75-41 to remain undefeated in Region 8-AAAAAA.

Sion James and Iajah Phillips each scored 18 to lead the Longhorns (17-5, 7-0). Andrew McConnell and Ryan Johnson each scored 10 in the win. 

Greater Atlanta Christian 74. Lumpkin County 43

DAHLONEGA — No. 4 Greater Atlanta Christian defeated Lumpkin County 74-43 on Tuesday. The Region 7-AAA win improves the Spartans to 16-6 overall and 7-2 in the region. 

Cliff Baskerville led GAC with 20 points, Lamar Randolph scored 17 while Cole Perusek chipped in with 13.

Providence Christian 57, George Walton 41

MONROE — Providence Christian remained on top of Region 5-A with a 57-41 win over host George Walton on Tuesday.

The Storm (21-1, 6-1) were led by Elijah Williams' 15 points. Davis McCarn added 12 points in the win. 

Hebron 66, Athens Academy 63, OT

ATHENS — Mason Massengale had 19 points as Hebron Christian fought its way to a 66-63 Region 8-A road win at Athens Academy on Tuesday night.

Zach Calvert added 18 points, while Jackson Ezzell finished with 12 points as the Lions improved to 15-7 overall and 5-2 in region.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Collins Hill 76, Mountain View 30

LAWRENCEVILLE — Sacha Washington's 20 points helped Collins Hill to a 76-30 win over Mountain View on Tuesday.

The Eagles also got 12 points each from Kamryn Collins and Asjah Innis. Eden Sample added nine points.

Leslie Hodges scored 11 to lead Mountain View.

Dacula 58, Gainesville 42

GAINESVILLE —  Dacula defeated host Gainesville 58-42 on Tuesday in Region 8-AAAAAA.

Lazaria Spearman paced the fourth-ranked Falcons (20-2, 7-0) with 21 points and 16 rebounds. Keyanna Gibbs provided 13 points and 11 boards while Nyla Moore tallied 10. 

Lanier 54, Habersham Central 36

SUGAR HILL — Lanier bested Habersham Central 54-36 in Region 8-AAAAAA on Tuesday. The win keeps the Longhorns (13-9, 6-1) only one game behind region-eading Dacula. 

Zuriyah Davis paced Lanier with 22 points while Lizzie Campbell pulled down 11 rebounds. Christabel Ezumah contributed 11 points and 16 rebounds.

Lumpkin County 67, Greater Atlanta Christian 35

DAHLONEGA — Lumpkin County defeated No. 3 Greater Atlanta Christian 67-35 in Region 7-AAA on Tuesday.

Laurren Randolph and Jaci Bolden each scored 10 to lead the Spartans (11-11, 7-2). 

Hebron Christian 72, Athens Academy 33

ATHENS — In a battle of Region 8-A unbeatens, No. 2 Hebron Christian walloped host Athens Academy 72-33 on Tuesday. The Lions led 16-14 after the first quarter, increased the lead to eight by halftime and then outscored Athens 42-11 in the second half. 

Jessie Parish and Malia Fisher led Hebron (22-0, 6-0) with 19 and 17 points, respectively. Nicole Azar tallied 13 while Ella Heard added 11 in the win. 

George Walton 38, Providence Christian 28

MONROE — George Walton defeated Providence Christian 38-28 in a Region 8-A tilt on Tuesday. Maymie deMayo led the Storm (4-17, 0-5) with 12 points. 

Wesleyan 71, Galloway 49

PEACHTREE CORNERS – Fourth-ranked Wesleyan defeated visiting Galloway 71-49 in Region 5-A on Tuesday.

Lanni Brown led the Wolves with 19 points while Paige Lyons, Alyssa Phillips and  Lauren Hill each scored 13. Avyonce Carter netted seven points and pulled down 14 rebounds for Wesleyan.

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