Super 80 Playoffs Set for Next Week in Memphis



Week #4 saw some high scoring efforts come to the forefront.


Heat 79

Knicks 72

Joseph Williams (Lausanne) scored 18 points and snatched 7 boards leading a group of five Heat players in double digits as they outlasted the Knicks 79-72 in Week #4 action at the Super 80.


Williams was joined in the scorebook by Quietin Sawyer (Lausanne) with 17, Donovan Spralls (Briarcrest Christian) added 14, Alex Anderson (Wooddale) chipped in with 12 points and 11 dimes and Tevin Askew (Melrose) added 10.


Duante Thomas (FACS) led the Knicks with 18 points in the loss.



Spurs 61

Grizzlies 58

Marlon Hunter (Melrose) and Robert Houston (Craigmont) scored 17 and 15 points respectively leading the Spurs past the Grizzlies 61-58.


Kedren Moore (Melrose) led the Grizzlies with 16, while Kadarrio Fleming (Ridgeway) pitched in with 12 and Damien Wooten (Lausanne) and Tim Sanders (White Station) added 11 in the loss.



Suns 53

Pacers 46

Chris Jones (Briarcrest Christian) scored 27 points as the Suns clinched the Western Conference championship with a 53-46 victory over the Pacers.


Earvin Morris (Memphis East) added 14 points and Marvin Smith (Ridgeway) was big snatching a game high 10 boards in the advancing victory.


Mike Matlock (Wooddale) came away with a double/double scoring 16 points and grabbing 10 boards. Alex Mulvihill (St. George's) added 10 points.  



Thunder 69

Lakers 66

Markel Crawford (Melrose) scored 18 points and Craig Hill (Ridgeway) added 19 as the Thunder overcame a mega-scoring effort from Anthlon Bell (Bartlett) and walked away with a tough 69-66 victory.


Bell, who would finish with 30, did all he could to keep the Lakers in the game but fell short at the end. Cameron Golden (Ridgeway) added 16 in the loss.



Hawks 67

Bulls 58

Jarnell Stokes (Southwind) scored 24 points and Austin Nichols (Braircrest Christian) added 20 as the Hawks clinched a playoff first round bye with a steady 67-58 victory over the Bulls.


Andre Applewhite (Memphis Central) had an outstanding game in the loss finishing with 19 points. D'Arius Sorrell (Memphis Central) added 16 in the loss.



Celtics 59

Magic 56

Jonathan Burroughs (Ridgeway) led all scorers with 22 large lifting the Celtics to the Eastern Conference crown with a tough 59-56 victory over the Magic.


Adam Weary (Ridgeway) had a nice game tossing in 11 points.


Leron Black (White Station) finished with 21 points in the loss. Matthew Butler (Memphis East) contributed 12 points.