Posted On: 02/18/21 9:56 PM

They finally met.  The best offense versus the infuriatingly physical defense.  Shooters versus Rebounders.  Spacing versus Patience.

Shockingly, Notre Dame proved to be the tougher shade of green, winning 53-45.

The halftime score was 28-24 thanks to a buzzer-beating three-pointer by Jaylon GreenJaylonGreen5'10" | PGKnoxville Webb | 2022StateTN. Webb held a meager two point lead after three quarters, 36-34.

Peruse five lessons the trudging test of wills taught us.

Knox Webb
#0 Jaylon GreenJaylonGreen5'10" | PGKnoxville Webb | 2022StateTN* (2022)
#2 Lukas WallsLukasWalls6'3" | SGKnoxville Webb | 2023StateTN* (2023)
#3 Brandon Winton* (2024)
#4 Markeis Barrett* (2024)
#11 David SangerDavidSanger6'1" | SGKnoxville Webb | 2021StateTN* (2021)
#1 Luke Lentz* (2022)

Notre Dame
#0 Wesley Jones* (2021)
#1 Tim Vaughn* (2022)
#3 Cole McCormick (2024)
#5 Bryson SmithBrysonSmith6'1" | CGNotre Dame | 2021StateTN* (2021)
#13 Cal Price (2022)
#22 DJ Brown (2023)

 

The Young Webb is a Dangerous Webb

 

Dominant teams often have seniors that dominate, and maybe you can lie yourself into believing that the team’s dominance will dip or plummet once that class graduates.  Webb is not that team, that program.

Figuring greatly into their current and future success are: sophomore Lukas WallsLukasWalls6'3" | SGKnoxville Webb | 2023StateTN, freshman

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