By Randy Robbins

Special to the Pilot

The Coquille Red Devils defeated the Gold Beach Panthers at home Tuesday evening by a score of 70-36. With the loss the Panthers Sunset Conference Record is 4-5 on the season. Next up this Friday Gold Beach hosts Toledo. Game time is slated for 5:30 p.m

Friday against Waldport

Last Friday, the Panthers played the Waldport Irish on the road. The Panthers defeated the Irish for the second time this season at a close 58-57. Their previous game the weekend before was less close at 52-41.

Brandon Seuser-Smith hit a game-winning three-point shot as the game was drawing to a close.

He had 20 points overall with six twos, two three pointers and a pair of free throws.

The Panthers are 9-12 overall this season and were last ranked No. 31 in the OSAA 2A rankings.