- Associated Press - Saturday, March 22, 2014

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) - Potter County took the lead for good early in the fourth quarter and pulled away to beat Ethan 65-54 for third place at the South Dakota Class B boys basketball tournament on Saturday.

The Battlers (23-3) scored 16 of the game’s final 20 points to pull away down the stretch.

Blake Bartscher had 19 points and six rebounds for Potter County, and Jace Connor added 12 points and a team-high seven rebounds.

Potter County had nine 3-pointers to just two for Ethan (21-5).

The Rustlers got 12 points from Caleb Meinke and 11 each from Tanner Heuer, Kole Hawkinson, Tanner Storer and Chayce Hall.

Rease Logan had seven rebounds.