High School Sports

High school boys basketball: Friberg leads State College to win over Cumberland Valley

Drew Friberg scored 18 points as the State College boys’ basketball team rallied in the second half to defeat Cumberland Valley 50-47 in Mid Penn League action on Tuesday.

The Little Lions (7-6) climbed above the .500 mark for the first time since the end of the 2012-13 season. They trailed 23-19 at the half, but tied the game at 36-36 heading into the final quarter.

Friberg, a freshman, was the catalyst in the win, draining three 3-pointers. Tyler Smith added 12 points and Alex McCann netted nine.

Adam Hawk had 14 points to pace the Eagles.

State College plays at Central Dauphin on Friday.