Ethan Pendleton tallied a game-high 20 points to lead Owensboro to a 78-35 win over Butler County in the Region 3 Boys' Basketball Tournament quarterfinals Tuesday at the Owensboro Sportscenter.

Leevi McMillin finished with a team-high nine points for Butler County (5-10). Jagger Henderson and Isaac Dockery tallied eight points each for the Bears in the loss.