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

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