Posted On: 01/29/20 7:54 AM

Some players have breakout seasons, some just explode. Joe Francis is letting the entire state of Michigan know that he's here and will be a factor in the state for the next few years. He's a combo guard from Adrian High School. Francis played grassroots basketball with Detroit REACH. Last season he averaged 7ppg, 2apg, and 2rpg. This season, Francis is scoring 21.6ppg, dishing out 2apg, and grabbing 3rpg. He's also contributing 2.5spg. 

Francis is a talented basketball player with a nice skill set. He can dominate a game offensively. If the defense gives him breathing room, Francis can pull up and bury a jumper. He has range extending beyond the arc. He's a solid ball handler that can beat pressure and break down a defense. Francis  is creative and slippery with the ball in his hands. He can provide himself and his teammates with scoring opportunities on any possession. 

Francis is focused on improvement and gaining experience as a player. He's working to develop his rebounding, help side defense, and communication. As a sophomore, he's gaining valuable experience. Francis has 2 moments he points to as his best from this season. The first was hitting a triple to send the game against Monroe to OT, where his Adrian

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