Posted On: 03/3/21 7:14 PM

In Class A many of the favorites advanced to the Thursday Regional Final games.  Ten of the District Tournament Champions earned their way into the final 16 teams statewide.  

Tuesday night three of the 2020 state participants lost.  East Robertson (Eliminated earlier) and Booker T. (DNP) Washington did not make it back.  There are three teams remaining from the eight 2020 qualifiers: Loretto, MAHS, Clay County.  All three Mr. Basketball finalists remain: Trey Johnson (Cosby), Walters Peggs (Madison Academic), Grant Strong Grant Strong 6'4" | SG Clay County | 2022 State TN (Clay County).

Region 1A
North Greene (D1 #1)
Cosby (D2 #1)

Cosby is a deep, experienced, mature team with stars.  Mr. Basketball Finalist Trey Johnson put up 52 points late January against Greenback. The senior Trey is averaging 29.9 points per game heading into this clash.  Riley Galler is a 6-foot-7 lean big with good feet and both Paxton Coggins and Corey Askew are capable of giving double figures.

Hayden Green and Hunter Workman are huge for us in many ways other than scoring," said Cosby Head Coach Kurt Brooks.  "Hayden runs the point for us and he is a great defender with a high IQ.

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