On Target: Rebels top Clippers

Published 9:45 pm Sunday, January 16, 2011

The United South Central Rebels girls’ basketball team stands Saturday on the Timberwolves logo following their 46-29 win over Cleveland at the Target Center in Minneapolis. Val Sahr led the Rebels with 23 points and seven rebounds. -- Submitted photo

The United South Central girls’ basketball was right on target Saturday, literally, beating the Cleveland Clippers 46-29 at the Target Center in Minneapolis.

Leading 25-21 at halftime, the Rebels (9-5, 6-1 Gopher) held the Clippers (2-7, 2-4 Valley) scoreless through the first 13 minutes of the second half.

The Rebels forced 34 Clippers turnovers behind a season-high 22 steals.

Val Sahr led the Rebels with 23 points, seven rebounds and five steals.

All 13 Rebels players saw playing time on the home court of the Minnesota Timberwolves.

The Rebels play again at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday against Faribault Bethlehem Academy (7-5, 5-2 Gopher) in Wells.