Trumbull gains state tourney berth

Eddie McElroy scored 21 points and Rashard Rodriguez had 20 points and 10 rebounds when coach Buddy Bray’s Trumbull High boys basketball team qualified for the state tournament with a 62-56 road win over New Canaan on Monday.

The Eagles (8-11) were helped by an efficient 19-of-27 shooting performance from the foul line. McElroy was 8-for-9 from the stripe.

Matt Turner scored nine points and Billy Brown eight.