Buzzer beater sends OMS Devils to the Elite 8 in the 8th grade state tourney

Buzzer beater sends OMS Devils to Elite 8 in state tourney

LEXINGTON, KY (WFIE) - Congrats to the Owesboro Middle School Red Devils!

The boys’ 8th grade basketball team just became state champs over the weekend in Lexington.

It’s the game the got them to the Elite 8 of the tourney that’s getting some attention.

Video from Stephen Clark at Homers Radio Network shows Kenyatta Carbon scoring on a buzzer beater.

OMS’ Kenyatta Carbon buzzer beater sends the Devils to the Elite 8 in the 8th grade state tourney

The final score was 52 to 50.

OMS went on to make it to the championship game with a 54-46 win over Northern Pulaski in the final four.

They played Lincoln County in the final game, winning 65-55.

OMS wins 8th grade state championship (Source: Stephen Brandon Clark)
OMS wins 8th grade state championship (Source: Stephen Brandon Clark)

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