Posted On: 12/1/18 7:16 PM
Our first game at the Norm Stewart Classic featured a match-up between an improved Hickman team and Oak Park. A strong defensive effort by a rejuvenated Hickman squad helped them race to a 35-22 half-time lead. Oak Park turned it on after the break with both teams stars going back and forth. As the final horn of regulation sounded, the game was all knotted up at 66. Hickman star G Jarvis Jennings and Oak Park’s Ahmad Louis traded buckets throughout until Louis fouled out with 7.2 seconds remaining in OT and it was the Newpies who held on for a 76-74 victory.
Here are our 5 biggest takeaways from this one:
There’s a lot