Obion County Central Basketball Player Breaks State Free Throw Records

 Obion County Central Basketball Player Breaks State Free Throw Records

An Obion County Central basketball player set two state records in a win over Munford on January 9th.

According to the TSSAA, Central’s Emerson Fussell now holds the top spot for most free throws made and attempted in a game.

The junior guard made 26 of 32 shots from the free throw line, eclipsing state records that had stood since 1986.

Emerson went on to score 36 points in the home game against Munford, in which Obion County won 59-50.

Charles Choate