If you had a bar chart of Great Falls' offensive output this season, it might be up and down enough make you dizzy.
There were nights, heck, make that halves, when first-year Lewisville boys basketball coach Larry Davis scored close to, if not more than the 34 points his Lions scored in a six-point win over host North Central on Friday night in The Castle in Boonetown.
Like a thermometer, you can usually tell how well the North Central girls are playing based on the redness in the face of head coach Mitch Lowder.
When a marginal movie suddenly gets interesting, nobody leaves their seats and heads for the exits.
After having added to their lead with each passing quarter, North Central hit a speed bump in the final eight minutes of Friday's game with visiting Buford.
While Justin Black's jumper with 32 seconds left in the game clock gave visiting North Central a 46-45 lead over Buford on Friday, the guests were hardly out of the woods at the time.
C-I (Camden, S.C.) sports editor Rule 1 for teams facing Cardinal Newman is to try and limit the damage incurred from Austin Ajukwa. For the middle half of Tuesday's game with the visiting Cardinals, North Central was able to keep up with the 6-foot-6 junior guard. In the fourth quarter, however, Ajukwa exploded, scoring 16 of his game-high 30 points in a 56-47 Cardinal Newman victory. The loss came in the ...
Breaking Cardinal Newman's unrelenting full-court press was the easy part. It was the finishing which gave the North Central girls fits. With the help of baseline-to-baseline pressure defense, Cardinal Newman handed the host Lady Knights a season-opening 54-25 loss Tuesday night at The Castle in Boonetown. NC, which dresses out eight players, found itself trailing, 12-0, less than six minutes into a game in which it was staring up at a ...
After a slow start --- literally and figuratively --- in the Buford Preseason Invitational, the North Central High boys' basketball team finished with a flurry.
No coach is ever fully prepared to deliver that final, end of the year post-game speech when in the midst of a state playoff run.
FLORENCE -- Sometimes a win is just not meant to be. That was the feeling Lugoff-Elgin had after a 35-28 loss to South Florence on Friday night as the visiting Demons competed and played as well as they have all season, but came up just short to the homestanding Bruins. SF (6-4, 2-2) needed a late touchdown, with less than a minute left in the game, to defeat Lugoff-Elgin (2-8, 0-4) at ...
With his team's playoff hopes dashed after having lost their first eight games of the season, North Central head coach Louis Clyburn asked his players to turn the page and start anew with two games left to be played.
For the first Monday since the seventh game of the 2010 season, the Monday-after-the game film session at North Central was more relaxed, with smiles filling the film room.
Earlier this season, North Central was piling up some huge offensive numbers in all areas save for the scoreboard. Half of that equation changed on Friday night.
North Central assured itself of a spot in Thursday's Region 3-A volleyball championship match as the Lady Knights trampled McBee in three games in the final regulary scheduled match of the season.