Posted On: 03/22/21 8:52 AM

It’s the final week of playoffs before the state tournament.  Upsets, DeLaSalle rolling, games in Section 1 tonight, March Madness rolls on. 

Playoff Central.  Saturday night I watched DeLaSalle defeat Waconia 72-46 in a game where the Islanders missed just 13 or 14 shots (I left my notes at home unfortunately) and shot 17 of 22 for the first half with eight threes made.  If DeLaSalle is shooting like that, they will be very tough to beat.  Especially the way the Islanders defend.  DeLaSalle’s ability to switch a screen and bring a defender that looks even hungrier at the ball, it’s mentally defeating.  And for years they’ve done it better than most. 

Entering the playoffs sophomore Nasir Whitlock Nasir Whitlock 6'0" | PG DeLaSalle | 2023 State MN is feeling comfortable as a go to playmaker while Evan Boyd Evan Boyd 6'2" | SG DeLaSalle | 2021 State MN is playing some of the best basketball of you career.  Whitlock had 17 points in the first half scoring on three triples and all his foul shots.  Boyd paired that with another 17 points making three threes and six of eight shots total.  Add in the production they know Cade Haskins Cade Haskins 6'6" | SF DeLaSalle | 2021 State MN will provide (scored 12 points) and DeLaSalle is a dangerous squad playing well at

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