Bombers win in new coach's debut

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By Seth Whitehead

Adam Bussard hoped to instill a defense-first mentality in his first year as Brownstown's boys basketball coach.

And the early returns indicate he's done just that after the Bombers' season-opening 49-39 win over Mt. Olive Monday night at the Mulberry Grove Tournament.

After closing the first half with a 14-1 run that erased a nine-point deficit and gave the Bombers a 27-23 lead at intermission, Brownstown held Mt. Olive to just 16 second-half points on 6-for-27 shooting.

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