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Posted On: 01/21/22 12:31 PM

Park Center and Totino-Grace are thought by many to be the best two teams in Minnesota.  Tonight they play their first of two games this year in a game of the year match-up.  Here is Friday Night Match-Up.

Here are the projected line-ups:

PG: ( Taison Chatman Taison Chatman 6'4" | PG Totino-Grace | 2023 State #28 Nation MN ) vs ( Leo Torbor Leo Torbor 6'3" | PG Park Center | 2022 State MN ).    You have a top 25 junior in the nation and a San Joe State committed guard.  Leo has the ability to ball pressure Taison but then again last weekend Tre Holloman Tre Holloman 6'2" | PG Cretin-Derham Hall | 2022 State #57 Nation MN did that and Taison Chatman Taison Chatman 6'4" | PG Totino-Grace | 2023 State #28 Nation MN put on one of the top performances of the season.   Torbor is scoring 14 a game for the Pirates, Taison leads the Eagles in scoring.  

Two: ( Demarion Watson Demarion Watson 6'8" | SF Totino-Grace | 2022 State #150 Nation MN ) vs ( Braeden Carrington Braeden Carrington 6'4" | SG Park Center | 2022 State #141 Nation MN ).   Watson and Carrington played together for the Grassroots Sizzle over several years and tonight they will go head to head.  Watson and Carrington are both nationally ranked players with Watson headed to Iowa State and Carrington going to Minnesota.  Watson and Carrington are both having great years and tonight is their chance to have a Mr. Basketball moment.  Watson’s size will be on Carrington at times and Demarion has defensively been

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