Overtime Shot Lifts Newman to Allstate Sugar Bowl CYO Basketball Title

NEW ORLEANS (December 1, 2012) – Kyle Lewis’ putback as time expired in overtime lifted Newman High School to a 58-57 victory over Brother Martin to give the Greenies the title in the 2012 Allstate Sugar Bowl CYO Basketball Tournament. It is the first CYO Tourney title for Newman, in the 59th year of the tournament. It’s the fifth year that the event has been sponsored by the Allstate Sugar Bowl.

2012 Allstate SugarBowl CYO Brackets

Trailing by one with five seconds to go, Kendall Lewis was off the mark with an 18-foot jumper, but twin brother Kyle gathered the rebound and rattled home the game-winner to shock the Crusaders. Brother Martin had taken the lead on a turnaround jumper by Bryant Bourdeaux.

Kyle Lewis had 22 points, 12 rebounds and three steals to pace the Greenies and earn a spot on the all-tournament team. Duke Douglas had 16 points and 11 boards for Newman to cap an outstanding weekend and earn tournament MVP honors. Brother Martin was led by 17 points from Jordan Lumpkin and 15 from Jordan Cornish.

All-Tournament Team
Matt Felger, Jesuit
Edwin Winston, East St. John
Greg White-Pittman, Holy Cross
Jordan Cornish, Brother Martin
Kyle Lewis, Newman
Duke Douglas, Newman – MVP

Saturday, Dec. 1 Championship Game
Newman 58, Brother Martin 57 (OT) (at Holy Cross)

Friday, Nov. 30 Semifinal Results
Brother Martin 61, Jesuit 50 (at Brother Martin)
Newman 70, Holy Cross 27 (at Brother Martin)

Thursday, Nov. 29 Quarterfinal Results
Brother Martin 80, East St. John 77 (3OT) (at Brother Martin)
Jesuit 45, St. Augustine 40 (at Jesuit)
Newman 61, St. Thomas Aquinas 41 (at Rummel)
Holy Cross 64, St. Paul 55 (at Holy Cross)

Wednesday, Nov. 28 Opening Round Results
East St. John 80, Wright 38 (at Brother Martin)
Brother Martin 71, Shaw 47 (at Brother Martin)
St. Augustine 64, Karr 62, 2OT (at Jesuit)
Jesuit 70, Northshore 57 (at Jesuit)
St. Thomas Aquinas 47, Bonnabel 44 (at Rummel)
Newman 53, Rummel 39 (at Rummell)
Holy Cross 51, St. Charles 28 (at Holy Cross)
St. Paul 80, Hannan 32 (at Holy Cross)

Thursday, Nov. 29 Consolation Results
Shaw 56, Wright 49 (at Brother Martin)
Karr 60, Northshore 57 (at Jesuit)
Rummel 39, Bonnabel 28 (at Rummel)
St. Charles 34, Hannan 28 (at Hannan)

Saturday, Dec. 1 Consolation Results
Shaw 50, Karr 47
Rummel 46, St. Charles 28
Northshore 64, Wright 60
St. Augustine 53, East St. John 47
Bonnabel 63, Hannan 34
St. Thomas Aquinas 59, St. Paul 46