March 28, 2015 by
The North Carolina teams proved superior Saturday at Socastee High School winning both ends of the Carolinas All Star Basketball Classic. The boys won by a 106-93 score and the girls came away with a 66-60 victory.
In the boys game, NC had seven players to score in double figures and hit a dozen three pointers. NC led by ten at the half but SC chipped away at the lead in the second half and trailed just 70-69 with just over 12 minutes to play.
But SC could never come up with the defensive stop to be able to take the lead. NC responded with a 10-1 run and eventually built a 16 point lead in the final minutes.
NC MVP Kentrell Barkley of Durham had 18 points, 5 assists and 3 steals.