PHENOMNATIONHOOPS.COM - FRIDAY NIGHT RECAP
Antonio Curro — NATIONAL RECRUITING DIRECTOR - NY2LASPORTS.COM
Another busy night of hoops hit the hardwood from coast to coast and as has been the case 32 times in a row now, junior forward Perry Ellis led his Wichita Heights (KS) team to another victory. That and more as we recap another busy night of basketball with a look at a few of the top efforts…
2012 F Perry Ellis scored 21 points and grabbed 5 rebounds to lift Wichita Heights (KS) to a 78-57 victory over Wichita North (KS). It was Heights 32nd victory in a row.
2012 F Xavier Johnson finished with 23 points as Mater Dei (CA) dropped Orange Lutheran (CA) 84-61 on Friday.
2012 G Gary Harris scored 9 points and teammate 2012 PG Jacoby Bledsoe added another 9 as Hamilton SE (IN) defeated McCutcheon (IN) 45-41.
2012 SF Matt Van Scyoc scored his 1,000th career point and finished with 30 points and 9 rebounds to lead Green Lake (WI) to a 63-38 victory over Oakfield (WI).
2012 G Marcus Smart poured in 20 points to help Flower Mound Marcus (TX) to a 51-46 victory over Plano (TX).
2011 F Thomas Gipson finished with 24 points as Cedar Hill (TX) defeated Mansfield Timberview (TX) 56-54 on Friday.
2012 SF Jean-Pierre Tokoto dropped 14 points as Menomonee Falls (WI) rolled to a 57-32 victory over West Allis Hale (WI).
Stanford bound 2011 PG Chasson Randle finished with 12 points as Rock Island (IL) outlasted United Township (IL) 44-43.
2013 SF Collin Hartman scored 10 points to help Cathedral (IN) to a 72-48 victory over Arlington (IN) Friday.
2013 G Matt Thomas poured in 32 points as Onalaska (WI) defeated Tomah (WI) 73-39 on Friday.
2011 C Kevin Johnson powered home 18 points as Taft (CA) rolled to an 81-34 victory.
Prestonwood Christian (TX) defeated Trinity Christian-Addison (TX) 68-48 behind 28 points from 2013 F Julius Randle.
2013 PG Duane Wilson Jr. finished with 18 points and 2012 G Jamall Taylor added 16 as Dominican (WI) rolled to a 58-42 victory.
Oklahoma State bound 2011 SF Lebryan Nash finished with 13 points as Lincoln (TX) rolled to a 64-46 victory on Friday.
Virginia bound 2011 G/F Paul Jesperson scored 20 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to help Merrill (WI) to a 52-26 victory over Marshfield (WI). His younger brother and 2013 F David Jesperson added 13 points and 7 rebounds in the winning effort.
2013 PG Jaylon Tate scored a game high 17 points to lift De La Salle (IL) to a 60-43 victory over Loyola (IL) Friday.
2012 F Roscoe Allen poured in 22 points and 2012 F/C Ben Carter added 20 points, 10 rebounds, and 10 assists to help Bishop Gorman (NV) to a 94-63 victory on Friday night.
2012 G Zak Showalter finished with 16 points as Germantown (WI) outlasted Port Washington (WI) 47-44.
Wisconsin bound 2011 F Jarrod Uthoff poured in 24 points to help Jefferson (IA) to a 58-50 double overtime victory over Cedar Rapids Washington (IA). Iowa bound 2011 G Josh Oglesby scored 23 points and teammate 2011 PG Wes Washpun added 20 in the losing effort for Washington.
Illinois bound 2011 G Tracy Abrams finished with 14 points to help Mount Carmel (IL) to a 63-51 victory over St. Laurence (IL).
Iowa State bound 2011 SF Elgin Cook returned to score a game high 26 points and help Milwaukee Hamilton (WI) to a 64-47 victory over Milwaukee Marshall (WI) Friday night.
NEWS & NOTES
2012 F Perry Ellis of Wichita Heights (KS) will be in attendance at today's Kansas-Kansas State game.
2013 G/F Nick Fuller of Sun Prairie (WI) picked up an offer from Creighton on Friday.
Note: Antonio Curro is the National Recruiting Editor for NY2LASPORTS.COM, GENERATIONNEXBASKETBALL.COM and 414HOOPS.COM. He is also a national consultant for ESPNU and the HOOPSCOOP.