Posted On: 01/27/20 7:49 AM

Individually, Jalen Sullinger's 34-point outburst was the story of the Jared Sullinger Classic. From a team perspective, though, a storyline continued: Division I is wide-open in Central Ohio. 

For three quarters, Walnut Ridge looked like Columbus's best team. Then. Pickerington Central found their mojo and pulled off the upset. The Tigers are figuring things out at the right time and could make another trip to the State Tournament. Or it could be the team they defeated Saturday! Or South. Or Gahanna, Or Bradley. Or Pickerington North. Or someone else!

Anyways, let's get back to the players...

THE STARTING FIVE
Best performance at each position

Jalen Sullinger (2021) | 5-10 PG | Thomas Worthington
stats: 34 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists

Sullinger may be the best pure scorer in Ohio. He put on a show at the event, out-scoring Northland by himself through the first 27 minutes of the game before checking out with 4:45 remaining. Sullinger's ability to create separation and shoot the step-back jumper is elite. He made that signature shot from the mid-and long-range. Delivered an advanced no-look kick-out pass in the first half. Often shoots

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