GARDENDALE — Allen Williams and his 21 points led four Gardendale players in double figures, as they edged visiting Carver 67-64 in Class 6A Area 12 boys basketball play Friday.
After the two teams tied at 30-30 at intermission, the Rockets pulled out to a slim lead in the third period and held it in the fourth.
Quantarrius Wilson recorded a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds, Austin Hicks scored 14 points and Marcus Coley added 10 for Gardendale.
The Rams' Lataurus Carrol led all scorers with 25 points. Rod Johnson contributed 14 for Carver (8-9, 0-3 area).
The Rockets (13-6, 2-3 area) close out area play when they visit Huffman on Tuesday night.