YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The Liberty boys basketball team defeated Champion, 47-38 in a MVAC Grey tier battle Thursday at Liberty High School.

Watch the video above for highlights of the game.

In the first meeting, Champion came away with 7-point victory, but the Leopards split the season series with strong defensive pressure down the stretch.

Liberty’s James Davis turned in an impressive performance with 10 made field goals and a game-high 23 points. O’Marion Dawson added 11 points and 13 rebounds and Jameer Weaver had 9 points.

Champion was led by Austin Willforth with a team-high 14 points and Trayvon Edwards had 10.