The Ronan Chiefs could not overcome the scoring power of the Hamilton Broncs in a non-conference high school basketball game Tuesday evening. Hamilton defeated Ronan 82 to 53 at Dale Berry Court at the Hamilton gym.

By quarters, the Broncs went out to an early lead 19 to 9 at the end of the first quarter. They led 41 to 16 at the half and had a 20 point margin at the end of three quarters, 61 to 41. The final score was Hamilton 82 Ronan 53. The Lady Broncs played Ronan in Ronan Tuesday. Thursday, the Hamilton Broncs will travel to Butte Central and the Lady Broncs will host the girls from Butte at the Hamilton High gym. KLYQ will carry the girls game at about 7:15 p.m. Thursday on 1240 AM radio, at www.klyq.com and with the free "KLYQ" app on your cell phone.