Pine Prairie forward Kyler Carson (20) looks to dribble past an Iota defender as he gets a screen from teammate JJ Sims. Pine Prairie improved to 19-7 overall and 5-1 in District 5-3A as they defeated the Bulldogs 63-62. Carson contributed nine points in the winning effort. (Gazette photo by Tracey Jagneaux)
IOTA -- In a heart stopping thriller, the Pine Prairie Panthers scored nine of the last 12 points over the final 2:18 to take a 63-62 win over the Iota Bulldogs Friday night.