Morristown — The South Decatur girls basketball team trailed by nine points late in the third quarter, but the Lady Cougars roared back to post a 55-49 win over host Morristown.
Despite multiple starters with four fouls in the fourth quarter, the Cougars made clutch shots and secured the ball down the stretch. South outscored the Yellow Jackets 15-6 in the fourth quarter.
South improves to 4-5 overall and 2-3 in the Mid-Hoosier Conference, its second straight MHC win.
The Cougars host a big game against state ranked Jac-Cen-Del Saturday. The Lady Eagles (7-1) are a potential sectional opponent and winners of the past five sectional championships.