The Dexter basketball team picked a bad night to go cold on offense as the Dreadnaughts season came to an end in the district semifinals falling to Ann Arbor Huron 43-28 Wednesday night.
Dexter took an early 11-8 after one period, but someone put a lid on the hoop after that as the Dreads could not buy a basket.
Huron slowed the game way down in the second, using a stall game that frustrated the Dreads and their fans. The River Rats would stand at halfcourt and hold the ball for long periods of time, eating up the clock and forcing the Dreads defense out to cover them.
Dexter was held scoreless in the second until the final minute of the period as Huron took a 17-13 lead into the half.
Brady Rosen scored a pair of baskets early in the second half to cut the Huron lead to two, but the River Rats went on another run to close the third with a 29-19 lead.
Wit hthe lead, Huron went back into its stall game in the 4th and hit the shots when they needed to as they pulled away for the win.
Rosen led the Dreadnaughts with 12 points. Drew Bushop finished with seven, Zach Condron four, and Drake Doyle three.