Posted On: 11/27/19 11:48 PM

Probably the top two teams at the Centralia Thanksgiving Tournament met on Wednesday night in the round robin event as host Centralia took on Belleville East.  Early it was all Centralia as they stormed out to a 11-0 lead in the opening minutes.  Belleville East came back to take the lead in the second quarter.  It was close for the rest of the game going to OT tied 52-52.  It was a wild OT period in which Centralia won 63-59.

 

Could You Possibly Call Any More Charges Refs?

Let’s start off with this because well……it was ridiculous.  Is this a point of emphasis or something because I have not seen anywhere near this many charges called in any game this year or maybe EVER!  No lie there had to be close to 20 charges called.  Everyone on the floor almost fouled out on both teams.

 

Can Centralia Win Without Any Size?

The Orphans starting lineup went 5’9”, 5’11”, 5’9”, 6’2”, and 5’7”.  This has to be right up there as one of the shortest big school lineups in the state.  It doesn’t seem to matter though.  All five guards pass, cut, and shoot the ball.  Defensively they are

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