BARNWELL, S.C. - Orlando Rivera scored 30 points and Stephen Smith added 20 to lead Barnwell's Warhorses into the second round of the South Carolina Class AA boys playoffs. Barnwell needed almost all those points to turn back C.A. Johnson 102-95.
The Warhorses (23-3) jumped to a 29-11 first-quarter lead and then had to withstand a 38-point scoring spree in the final quarter to get by C.A. Johnson of Columbia in the high-scoring playoff opener.
Jamal Shaw led Johnson with 21 points.