Posted On: 04/1/19 3:18 PM

This article highlights some local teams that displayed toughness throughout the weekend, which allowed them to have successful showings. I'm not talking tough in the way a lot of people use it today, but tough as in not backing down, doing the dirty work, and making winning plays.


The Georgia Knights’ game against Game Elite yesterday was like déjà vu. When I first saw them last spring at the IndiHoops Tip-Off, they had wins over the Georgia Stars and the Atlanta Celtics. This weekend they took down EAB and ended the weekend with a nice win over Game Elite. Every player on their team is fearless, intense, and competitive. Their guys commit to defense and embrace contact on both ends of the floor. Against Game Elite, Chris Youngblood and Roman Son stepped up in particular in the absence of Brandon Stroud. They combined for 46 points and really energized the team. I think it’s only a matter of time before Youngblood picks up multiple MM offers. He has great physical attributes, shoots it from the outside, and plays with an impressive mixture of poise and confidence. Son’s jumper is still a work in progress but he plays

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