Posted On: 12/29/18 11:55 PM
Bartlett did the one thing it was supposed to do in the first half: slow down Houston’s TJ Madlock.
But, Madlock broke loose in the second half, finding his sweet spots in the lane, and he was in position to deliver a signature win for his team.
With seconds ticking off the clock, with the Panthers ahead just by one, Madlock had a chance to win the game for the Mustangs. He drove to the right, only to throw up a desperation 3, with Sylvester Thompson all in his face, that went to the far left side of the basket, giving Bartlett (14-1) the 46-45 win for its second-consecutive Bartlett Stagecoach Classic title.
The Panthers once held a 34-18 lead in the third quarter after