After Cheaters and All In took care of business on Thursday, the final day of the first round picked up on Saturday with a 6-game slate.
Game 1: Reapers defeated Undisputed 75-65 thanks to their size and offensive execution overcoming the gritty defense of Undisputed. Player of the Game was Steph Hicks with 23 points and 6 rebounds.
Game 2: The I Can All-Stars cruised to a win over No Shnacks behind the player of the game worthy performance of Xavier Mayes, who led the team with 18 points and 4 assists, and Kevon Looney’s 17 points and 7 rebounds.
Game 3: Redemption initially took advantage of the Nationwide Blue Devils being without their star big man Chance Comanche, but the Blue Devils quickly turned their lack of size around to an advantage, attacking the Maker brothers at every opportunity to chop away an early 15-0 Redemption lead and secure an 84-67 win.
Game 4: Public Enemy was without their MVP Frank Session, but was still able to secure a 109-78, fueled by Montrezl Harrell’s 37 points and 12 rebounds. MHP was without their star Isaiah Mobley, who was out with a sprained ankle.
Game 5: Dion Wright’s 19-point performance led Black Pearl Elite to a 92-75 win over Hometown Favorites
Game 6: Young Citi pulled away in a dogfight to defeat Problems 79-68. Their star Eric Williams finished with 18 points and 8 boards.
Here’s the schedule for Sunday’s Round 2 at St. John Bosco High School:
12:00 pm – #5 I Can vs 8. Cheaters
1:15 pm – #7 Black Pearl Elite v. #3 Young Citi
2:45 pm – #7 Nationwide Blue Devils v. #3 Reapers Black Ops
4:00 pm – #5 Public Enemy vs #1 All In