Posted On: 12/1/21 8:30 AM

Tuesday evening I attended the Arsenal Tech vs. Indianapolis Tindley game for my first in-person Indiana High School Basketball viewing of the year. The varsity game did not get tipped off until 8:35 p.m., but it was worth the wait. There was plenty of talent on the floor for both teams between our Class 4A #3 Arsenal Tech Titans and Class 1A #2 Indianapolis Tindley Tigers. Let’s breakdown the game and evaluate some of the top prospects.

It was a slow and sloppy start for both teams with turnovers and missed shots dominating the early minutes. Outside of a Rasheed Jones Rasheed Jones 6'6" | SF Arsenal Tech | 2022 State IN three and a big two-handed slam by Antonio Lisenbee, the Titans couldn’t get going in the first quarter. Reggie Bass Reggie Bass 6'5" | SG Arsenal Tech | 2022 State #175 Nation IN was 0/3 from deep as Tech would lead just 9-7 after the first quarter. For Tindley, it was all Jayden Pinkston Jayden Pinkston 6'6" | PF Indianapolis Tindley | 2023 State IN early as the 6’5" slasher scored six of his team’s seven points but also picked up his second foul late in the period.

In the second quarter, Arsenal Tech upped the tempo by increasing the pressure defensively and it worked to their advantage. Forcing some turnovers and playing in transition got their

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