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Henry Ford outlasts Collegiate Prep, advances to regional final

Basketball   | Kevin Moore

Henry Ford outlasts Collegiate Prep, advances to regional final

 

 

 

Detroit – There are many who predicted the winner of the Detroit Henry Ford-Detroit Collegiate Prep at Northwestern Class B regional semifinal would reach the state semifinals.

If that is true, last season’s state finalist is in good shape.

Henry Ford defeated Collegiate Prep, 63-56, on Monday at Detroit Mumford to advance to Wednesday’s final. The Trojans (16-6) will play Detroit Osborn (14-10), which defeated Detroit Douglass, 62-56, at 5:30 p.m.

The Trojans started the game off a little slow in the first quarter as they trailed 16-12 after the first quarter.

Henry Ford doubled its lead to, 28-20, at halftime as senior guard James Towns led the charge with eight points, fi