Posted On: 03/2/19 8:18 PM

Edmond Memorial defeats Edmond Memorial 46-45 to advance to the 6A State tournament.

Ben Smith should embrace the post

Smith was really effective in the post against Ed Memorial. At 6’5, he is really bouncy and has good footwork down there. SF should have went to him in the post more.

Part of that is Smith’s fault though. Often times a player who is recruited at a high level because of their potential on the perimeter at the next level shy away from the post in high school. 

Smith should embrace his skill in the post which will help him at the next level as teams are switching on defense more and more. 

Overall, he played a good game and he will have bright future at the college level.

Memorial won the battle in the halfcourt

Santa Fe didn't want this to become a half court grind it out type of game and that's what it became later on in the 4th. 

Memorial executed what they wanted to get done on most possessions and it showed down the stretch. 

You could feel the game change after Memorial ran three straight plays for the freshmen big man JV Seat and he

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