Elgin broke on top and refused to fold in holding off Cardington-Lincoln 43-35 during this Ohio boys high school basketball game.

Conditioning showed as the Comets outscored the Pirates 10-9 in the final period.

The Comets broke in front at the beginning of the fourth quarter with a 33-26 lead over the Pirates.

Cardington-Lincoln came from behind to grab the advantage 18-16 at half over Elgin.

The Pirates started on steady ground by forging a 13-7 lead over the Comets at the end of the first quarter.

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