Deacons vs. Bruins

Posted On: 12/19/20 6:22 PM

Coming into today’s game South was 1-1 and Shaley was 1-0. The Bruins led the entire game today and finished with a narrow 5-point victory. At one point in the first half South led by 14 and in the second half, they built the lead to 18. Shanley cut it down to 3 points late. The Bruins pushed the tempo early and made plays in transition. On makes, they picked up full court with a 2-2-1 press. They did not get a ton of steals, but it helped set the tone and keep the Deacons out of sync. Shanley played half-court man in the first half. The Bruins were led by big man Khamani StecklerKhamaniSteckler6'7" | CFargo South | 2021StateND. He was a monster in the paint and scored 14 points in the first half. Kam Arechigo was in foul trouble from the get-go and had to sit for most of the first half. Emmet Kenney led Shanley in scoring in the first half with 8 points.

The second half started with the Bruins slowly building the lead. All the fans assumed the lead would get up to 20 and the game would be in the books. The Deacons had a different idea.

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