SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Lance Ewell had 22 points and 17 rebounds and Brock cruised to a 76-61 victory over Kountze on Thursday in the Class 3A boys' state semifinals.
Ewell, a senior center, also had five assists and three blocks. Hayden James added 25 points and made five 3-pointers for Brock (36-2).
Micah Thornton also chipped in 10 points and five assists for Brock, which never trailed and took control of the game under the basket with the 6-foot-4 Ewell. Brock scored 42 points in the paint while limiting Kountze to 20.
Jaydon Cunigan led Kountze (33-7) with 16 points and Justin Harper scored 15.
Brock led 40-29 at halftime only to see Kountze get within four early in the fourth quarter. Brock then broke it open with a 14-1 run.
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