Trumbull defeats Newtown High in overtime

The Trumbull High boys basketball team outscored visiting Newtown High, 18-13 in overtime to win an 84-79 non-league decision over the Nighthawks on Dec. 23.

Eddie McElroy scored 22 points, including four 3-pointers, as coach Buddy Bray’s Eagles improved to 2-1.

Ben McCullough had 19 points and 16 rebounds. Rashard Rodriguez had 18 points and six boards.

Billy Brown scored 10 points with four assists. Brandon Owen had seven points and four assists.

Will Daulton scored 21 points to lead Newown (1-1)