Collinsville basketball

Ethan Cole scored 31 points in Collinsville's win over Grove on Tuesday night. Tulsa World File Photo

GROVE – Ethan Cole poured in 31 points and helped No. 6 Collinsville to a Metro Lakes Conference road win Tuesday night against Grove.

The Cardinals outscored the Ridgerunners by 16 in the second and third quarters and went to a 60-45 victory.

Gage Longshore added 10 points for Collinsville, which improved to 13-3 on the season after its fifth consecutive win.

Aason Cross scored 17 points for Grove (6-12).

Grove 72, Collinsville 19 (girls): Rory Geer led all scorers with 23 points as league-leading Grove rolled past the Cardinals.

The Ridgeruners (14-3) led 23-4 after the first quarter and never looked back.

Abbey Stamper paced Collinsville (4-13) with four points.

The Cardinals return to action Friday when both teams host Claremore.