Posted On: 03/8/19 9:00 AM
After Christian Brothers lost to Baylor in the quarterfinals round of the Division II-AA Boys State Tournament, the Purple Wave head coach Bubba Luckett took time out to reflect on a successful season he didn’t see coming.
With a straight face, coach Luckett admitted he didn’t see his team winning 20 games, mainly because he was coaching a young group of players.
But Christian Brothers (20-9) exceeded his expectations and for most, if not all, of the 2018 season, the Purple Wave were led by freshman point guard Chandler Jackson. Jackson, at 6-foot-3, can do just about anything that he wants to do because of his size and upper body strength.
Jackson was one of Christian Brothers’ best free throw