Posted On: 01/22/21 1:04 PM

Millard West traveled to Omaha Burke Thursday (1/21/21) evening and had little trouble dispensing of the home-standing Bulldogs 78-40. Burke did jump out to a 14-7 lead early and led 16-14 at the end of the first quarter, but it was all Wildcats from there. Millard West held the Bulldogs to just four points in both the second and third quarters, building as much as a 39 point lead midway through the final frame before both benches were emptied to finish the contest.

In such a lopsided affair, any true storyline can be difficult to find. However, the nearly 40 point route did produce an individual school-record setting performance. 

Players of Note:

Ryan LarsenRyanLarsen6'2" | CGMillard West | 2021StateNE  SG  Senior  6’3  Millard West High School

That historic performance came from the 6’3 senior Ryan LarsenRyanLarsen6'2" | CGMillard West | 2021StateNE (#2 pictured). Larsen, the #71 ranked senior in Nebraska according to Prep Hoops, scored a game and career high 33 points on Thursday evening. What made the performance memorable was that Larsen connected on a school-record 8 made three-point field goals. Throughout the evening, Burke used combinations of zones from a 2-3 to a 3-2 to

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