TXHoops on the Scene: Creekview at Frisco
Frisco 84 Carrollton Creekview 75 in Overtime
Frisco's RJ White scored 16 of his 26 points in the last few minutes of the 4th. quarter and overtime to lead the home team to victory. Frisco's defense created early turnovers that resulted in easy baskets in taking a 25-14 first quarter lead. Creekview's defense (1/2 court trap and 1/2 court man) got them back in the game. Stephen Bucker 36 points spearheaded the rally that ended with his hitting a 3 pointer at the third quarter buzzer to give Creekview its first lead at 52-51. After several lead changes and the score tied, Creekview played for the last shot but it was blocked by White sending the game into overtime. In OT White scored 7 quick points that gave Frisco the cushion they needed and the win.
Frisco -- RJ White, 6-7, 2012. Has a big strong body, good hands, makes strong outlet passes, has a nice touch from 15 feet, uses his body well and is hard to stop when he gets the ball down low. He totally took over the game from the middle of the fourth quarter through overtime.
Creekview -- Stephen Buckner, 5-11, 2012. An athletic scoring point guard, is a nice ball handler, has a quick first step, can drill the jumper coming off a ball screen or can get to the rim. He has a smooth stroke from 3 point range.