1970-71 Middle Buckeye Conference Boys Basketball Scores


Centerburg
Coach:  Bill Eagon
Record:  12-8 (8-4 MBC)
Leading Scorer:  Bill Canipe (259 pts/12.9 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
11/20/70	Mt. Gilead		L	48	58
11/21/70	Ohio Deaf		W	77	62
11/27/70	Highland		W	48	45
11/28/70	@Fredericktown		L	52	57
12/05/70	@Cardington-Lincoln	W	84	70
12/11/70*	@Lucas			L	46	47
12/12/70*	Danville		W	62	52
12/19/70*	@New Albany		L	65	69
01/02/71	Big Walnut		L	49	88
01/08/71*	East Knox		W	60	54
01/09/71*	@Newark Catholic	W	51	41
01/15/71*	@Columbus Academy	L	52	61
01/16/71*	@Danville		L	70	71
01/23/71*	New Albany		W	80	63
01/30/71*	Newark Catholic		W	55	51
02/05/71*	Columbus Academy	W	64	56
02/12/71*	Lucas			W	79	51
02/20/71*	@East Knox		W	64	47
02/27/71	Northridge		W	66	55	Class A Sectional Tournament at Mt. Vernon
03/05/71	Fairbanks		L	45	69	Class A Sectional Tournament at Mt. Vernon


Columbus Academy
Coach:  Jim Stahl
Record:  17-4 (10-2 MBC)
Leading Scorer:  Kevin Kurgis (422 pts/22.2 avg) (missing 2 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
12/04/70	Lake Ridge Academy	W	83	45
12/11/70*	@Newark Catholic	W	57	52
		?Columbus Wehrle	W	63	51	NEED BOX - DISPATCH ON STRIKE
12/18/70*	East Knox		W	59	48
12/19/70	Columbus St. Charles	W	82	44
12/23/70*	@Lucas			W	63	57
01/08/71*	New Albany		W	69	58
01/09/71*	@Danville		W      101	90
01/15/71*	Centerburg		W	61	52
01/16/71*	Lucas			W	88	56
01/22/71*	@East Knox		L	68	76
01/23/71	Dublin			W	66	55
01/29/71*	@New Albany		W	54	39
01/30/71*	Danville		W      100	80
02/05/71*	@Centerburg		L	56	64
02/06/71	@Olentangy		W	71	61	NEED BOX
02/12/71*	Newark Catholic		W	59	55
02/17/71	@Columbus Ready		L	78	90
02/26/71	Northmor		W	67	61	Class A Sectional Tournament at Mt. Vernon
03/02/71	Marion Catholic		W	56	40	Class A Sectional Tournament at Mt. Vernon
03/06/71	Pleasant		L	54	80	Class A Sectional Tournament at Mt. Vernon


Danville
Coach:  John Rice
Record:  11-8 (7-5 MBC)
Leading Scorer:  Craig Payne (564 pts/29.6 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
11/28/70	@Highland		W	74	57
12/04/70	@Mansfield St. Peter's	L	57	68
12/11/70*	East Knox		W      100	72	NEED BOX
12/12/70*	Centerburg		L	52	62
12/18/70	Columbus St. Charles	W	85	54
12/19/70*	Newark Catholic		W	87	77
12/30/70	Fredericktown		W	72	61
01/03/71	Olentangy		W	87	71
01/09/71*	Columbus Academy	L	90     101
01/15/71*	@New Albany		W	86	45
01/16/71*	Centerburg		W	71	70
01/22/71*	Lucas			W      105	59
01/23/71*	@Newark Catholic	L	64	74
01/30/71*	@Columbus Academy	L	80     100
02/05/71*	New Albany		W	70	68	2OT
02/06/71	@Garaway		L	49     112
02/12/71*	@East Knox		L	68	70
02/16/71*	@Lucas			W	82	78
02/27/71	Fairbanks		L	50	79	Class A Sectional Tournament at Mt. Vernon


East Knox
Coach:  Jim Foster
Record:  9-8 (6-6 MBC)
Leading Scorer:  Bart Smith (198 pts/14.1) (missing 1 game)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
11/28/70	Cardington-Lincoln	W	62	55
12/04/70	Highland		W	58	28
12/05/70	@Ridgewood		L	52	56
12/11/70*	@Danville		L	72     100	NEED BOX
12/18/70*	@Columbus Academy	L	48	59
12/19/70*	Lucas			W	49	48	OT
01/08/71*	@Centerburg		L	54	60
01/15/71*	@Newark Catholic	W	59	53
01/16/71*	New Albany		W	87	64
01/22/71*	Columbus Academy	W	76	68
01/23/71*	@Lucas			W	60	50
01/30/71	Ohio Deaf		W	95	60
02/05/71*	Newark Catholic		L	62	64
02/06/71*	@New Albany		L	60	67
02/12/71*	Danville		W	70	68
02/20/71*	Centerburg		L	47	64
02/25/71	Newark Catholic		L	48	49	Class A Sectional Tournament at Mt. Vernon


Lucas
Coach:  Ron Gonger
Record:  5-14 (2-10 MBC)
Leading Scorer:  Dave Grover (327 pts/18.1 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     OPP
12/04/70	Mansfield Christian	W	81	52
12/05/70	@Norwalk St. Paul	L	47	58
12/11/70*	Centerburg		W	47	46
12/18/70	Ohio Deaf		W	66	40
12/19/70*	@East Knox		L	48	49
12/23/70*	Columbus Academy	L	57	63
12/30/70	@Crestview		L	55	64
01/08/71*	Newark Catholic		L	58	70
01/09/71*	@New Albany		L	40	41
01/16/71*	@Columbus Academy	L	56	88
01/22/71*	@Danville		L	59     105
01/23/71*	East Knox		L	50	60
01/30/71*	New Albany		W	53	49
02/05/71	@Mansfield Christian	W      108	67
02/06/71	@Northmor		L	48	52
02/12/71*	@Centerburg		L	51	79
02/16/71*	Danville		L	78	82
02/19/71*	@Newark Catholic	L	44	51
02/26/71	Plymouth		L	62	71	Class A Sectional Tournament at Mansfield Malabar High School


New Albany
Coach:  Sam Radel
Record:  8-11 (4-8 MBC)
Leading Scorer:  Bob Criner (235 pts/13.8 avg) (missing 2 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     OPP
11/27/70	Dublin			L	65	90
12/04/70	Columbus St. Charles	W	69	59	NEED BOX - DISPATCH ON STRIKE
12/12/70	@Ohio Deaf		W			NEED BOX - DISPATCH ON STRIKE
12/18/70*	@Newark Catholic	L	56	75
12/19/70*	Centerburg		W	69	65
01/08/71*	@Columbus Academy	L	58	69
01/09/71*	Lucas			W	41	40
01/15/71*	Danville		L	45	86
01/16/71*	@East Knox		L	64	87
01/22/71*	Newark Catholic		W	65	63	OT
01/23/71*	@Centerburg		L	63	80
01/29/71*	Columbus Academy	L	39	54
01/30/71*	@Lucas			L	49	53
02/05/71*	@Danville		L	68	70	2OT
02/06/71*	East Knox		W	67	60
02/12/71	Ohio Deaf		W	92	54
02/19/71	@Dublin			L	57	68
02/20/71	@Columbus St. Charles	W	72	65
02/26/71	Marion Catholic		L	42	51	Class A Sectional Tournament at Mt. Vernon


Newark Catholic
Coach:  James Devine
Record:  9-11 (5-7 MBC)
Leading Scorer:  Jeff Howard (262 pts/13.1 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     OPP
11/28/70	Millersport		W	49	45
12/11/70*	Columbus Academy	L	52	57
12/18/70*	New Albany		W	75	56
12/19/70*	@Danville		L	77	87
12/23/70	@Ridgedale		L	30	67
12/29/70	Fisher Catholic		L	69	78	OT
01/08/71*	@Lucas			W	70	58
01/09/71*	Centerburg		L	41	51
01/15/71*	East Knox		L	53	59
01/16/71	@Highland		W	55	52
01/22/71*	@New Albany		L	63	65	OT
01/23/71*	Danville		W	74	64
01/30/71*	@Centerburg		L	51	55
02/05/71*	@East Knox		W	64	62
02/06/71	Zanesville Rosecrans	L	59	70
02/12/71*	@Columbus Academy	L	55	59
02/13/71	Lancaster Reemelin	W	70	65
02/19/71*	Lucas			W	51	44	01/29
02/25/71	East Knox		W	49	48	Class A Sectional Tournament at Mt. Vernon
03/02/71	Pleasant		L	54	63	Class A Sectional Tournament at Mt. Vernon

Middle Buckeye Conference Standings

Team MBC OFF DEF OAVG DAVG Columbus Academy 10 - 2 835 727 69.58 60.58 Centerburg 8 - 4 748 663 62.33 55.25 Danville 7 - 5 955 876 79.58 73.00 East Knox 6 - 6 744 765 62.00 63.75 Newark Catholic 5 - 7 726 717 60.50 59.75 New Albany 4 - 8 684 802 57.00 66.83 Lucas 2 - 10 641 783 53.41 65.25 Totals 42 - 42 5333 5333 63.48 63.48

Middle Buckeye Conference Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 31.33 Craig Payne Danville 376 12 2 23.75 Kevin Kurgis Columbus Academy 285 12 3 16.42 Mike McDonald East Knox 115 7 4 16.18 Dave Grover Lucas 178 11 5 15.75 Bob Criner New Albany 189 12 6 14.81 Mike Mickley Danville 163 11 missing 1 game 7 14.77 Bart Smith East Knox 133 9 missing 1 game 8 14.16 Jeff Howard Newark Catholic 170 12 9 13.83 Bill Canipe Centerburg 166 12 10 13.66 Tony Gurvis Columbus Academy 164 12

Middle Buckeye Conference Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 1 58 Craig Payne Danville Lucas 01/22/1971 2 48 Craig Payne Danville Lucas 02/16/1971 3 41 Craig Payne Danville New Albany 02/05/1971 4 36 Craig Payne Danville New Albany 01/15/1971 5 35 Randy Miller Danville East Knox 12/11/1970 6 33 Charles Hunt East Knox Columbus Academy 01/22/1971 7 32 Kevin Kurgis Columbus Academy Danville 01/09/1971 32 Kevin Kurgis Columbus Academy Lucas 01/16/1971 9 31 Craig Payne Danville East Knox 12/11/1970 10 31 Kevin Kurgis Columbus Academy Danville 01/30/1971 Return to the Middle Buckeye Conference index Email Me