OGDEN -- Sterling Brandley and Josh Hardin teamed up for 36 points in Ben Lomond's 47-37 victory over Layton Christian Academy on Thursday in the Ben Lomond Classic.
The host Scots, who meet Roy tonight, got five points and 10 rebounds from Sage Eastburn. Ben Lomond jumped out to a 13-4 first-quarter edge and maintained the lead despite several rushes by the Eagles.
Brandley, in his first action of the season, controlled the tempo and went 8 of 11 at the foul line for 19 points.
Hardin added 15 points and eight boards.
DJ Lacy led LCA with 11 points, while Preson Sill added eight points.
LCA meets South Summit tonight.
* ROY 62, SOUTH SUMMIT 41: At Ogden, Brekkott Chapman scored 14 points, and three Royals teammates added eight apiece in the team win.
Beau Rydalch led South Summit with 13 points.
* BEAR RIVER 57, CARBON 50: At Garland, Wade Miller scored 15 points and Kody King and Austin Miller added 11 each as the Bears won their own tournament opener.
In the other game, Northridge whipped Wasatch 72-40. No details were reported from the contest.