4A Boys State Tournament Review

4A Boys State Tournament

4A Team Notes

stats are on averages

Gentry Rams

(26-6) MaxPreps rank #9

State Titles:

Runner up:1993-4A, 1994-4A and 2006-4A

Returns: 4 of 9 players that played key minutes (1 jr and 3 so)

Ernest Minton 6-4 F So 17 mpg, 2 ppg, 4 rpg

Cartisco Brown 5-8 G So 13 mpg, 2 ppg

Rickey Smith 6-0 G/F Jr 13 mpg

Reginald Bolden Jr 5-9 G So 5 mpg

Losses: 5 of 9 players that played key minutes

Rodarius Jackson 5-11 G Sr 31 mpg, 9 ppg, 3 3pg

Tony Conrod 6-2 F Sr 30 mpg, 10 ppg, 8 rpg, 3 spg, 80% fg 

Quintaures Boatman 6-2 G/F Sr 28 mpg, 34 ppg, 7 rpg, 2 apg, 2 spg, 88% ft

Justin Moore 5-11 G Sr 11 mpg

Laderius Bush 5-11 G Sr 11 mpg, 3 ppg

Pass Christian Pirates

(26-7) MaxPreps rank #46

State champs: 2009-3A

Runner up: 2011-4A

Returns: 5 of 10 players that played key minutes (3 jr, 1 so and 1 fr)

Aydarius Young 5-11 G Jr 24 mpg, 9 ppg, 3 rpg, 2 spg, 60% fg 

Tionne Frost 6-0 Fr 17 mpg, 5 ppg, 3 rpg, 2 bpg, 100% fg

Montez Green 5-10 G/F So 12 mpg, 3 rpg

DeMarcus Boyd 6-2 F Jr 10 mpg, 2 ppg, 4 rpg

Jermaine Debeaux 6-1 F Jr 3 mpg

Losses: 5 players that played key minutes

Malik Leaks 5-9 G Sr 32 mpg, 13 ppg, 2 3pg

Aaron Whavers 5-11 G Sr 25 mpg, 8 ppg, 3 rpg, 80% ft

Jaylen Peters 6-3 F Sr 16 mpg, 15 ppg, 5 rpg, 70% fg

Mark Williams 6-1 G Sr 11 mpg

Raymond Obillo 5-11 G Sr 10 mpg

Quitman Panthers

(17-12) MaxPreps rank #86

State Titles:

Runner up: 1930-1 Class and 2015-4A

Returns: 4 0f 7 players that played key minutes (3 jr and 1 so)

Sayveon Bumpers 6-1 So 28 mpg, 13 ppg, 4 rpg, 2 3pg

Tyler Coleman 5-9 Jr 23 mpg, 5 ppg, 3 rpg, 2 spg 

Amaras Fairley 5-10 Jr 19 mpg, 4 ppg, 3 apg 

Brijuan Dace 5-9 Jr 18 ppg

 

Losses: 3 players that played key minutes

Josh Beard 6-6 Sr 31 mpg, 4 rpg

Thurston McCarty 6-6 Sr 29 mpg, 14 ppg, 12 rpg, 4 bpg 

Javan Aaron 5-10 Sr 14 mpg

Northeast Lauderdale Trojans

(15-15) MaxPreps rank #108

State titles:

Runner up:

Returns:  7 of 9 players that played key minutes (3 jr, 3 so and 1 fr)

Rafael Walker 6-2 F So 28 mpg, 6 ppg, 6 rpg, 2 apg 

Harvest Brunson 6-0 G Jr 24 mpg, 14 ppg, 5 rpg, 2 3pg

Jedarius “JD” McDonald 6-2 F So 18 mpg

Terrence Anderson 5-9 G Jr 14 mpg

Keahva Moss 5-9 G So 11 mpg, 5 ppg, 3 rpg

David Parker 5-9 G Jr 9 mpg

Akiva Burton 5-8 G Fr 6 mpg, 5 ppg

Losses:  2 player that played key minutes

Xavier Moss 6-1 G Sr 31 mpg, 11 ppg, 5 rpg

Adrian Anthony 6-1 F Sr 17 mpg, 6 ppg, 8 rpg

Leake Central Gators

(28-4) MaxPreps rank #20

State Titles:

Runner up:

Returns: 4 of 8 players that played key minutes (4 jr)

Nijel Goss 6-0 G/F Jr 29 mpg, 6 ppg, 4 rpg, 3 apg, 2 spg 

Casey McQueen 5-10 G Jr 27 mpg, 5 ppg, 3 rpg, 5 apg

Decquin Bounds 6-0 G/F Jr 18 mpg

Walter Primer 6-1 F Jr 7 mpg

Losses:  4 players that played key minutes

Deon Leflore 6-2 G/F Sr 26 mpg, 11 ppg, 5 rpg, 100% ft

Achille Tasiaux 6-7 F/C Sr 24 mpg, 8 ppg, 8 rpg, 3 bpg, 55% fg 

Antonio Clark 6-3 F/C Sr 21 mpg, 12 ppg, 7 rpg, 2 spg 

Malik Walton 5-10 G Sr 5 mpg

Shannon Red Raiders

(22-12) MaxPreps rank #53

State titles:

Runner up:

Returns:  7 of 9 players that played key minutes (5 jr and 2 so)

Cedric “CJ” Brim 5-10 PG Jr 29 mpg, 19 ppg, 5 rpg, 2 spg, 3 3pg, 86% ft

Augusta Cox 6-3 F So 27 mpg, 6 ppg, 8 rpg, 86% fg 

Rance Champ 6-0 G Jr 24 mpg, 3 ppg

Ramoun Shumpert 6-5 C So 18 mpg, 5 rpg, 2 bpg

Jacciren “Jay” Dilworth 6-2 G Jr 11 mpg, 5 ppg, 5 rpg, 2 apg

Paine Latham 6-0 F Jr 9 mpg, 3 ppg

Jarrion “JJ” Birmingham 5-8 G Jr 4 mpg

Losses: 2 players that played key minutes

Rocquis “Pootie” Coleman 5-9 PG Sr 32 mpg, 23 ppg, 7 rpg, 6 apg, 3 spg, 3 3pg, 88% ft

David Goree 6-1 F Sr 4 mpg

McComb Tigers

(29-2) MaxPreps rank #11

State titles: 2014-4A and 2015-4A

Runner up: 2016-4A

Returns:  2 of 7 players that played key minutes ( 1 jr and 1 so)

Zarkeichious Martin 6-2 G Jr 31 mpg, 18 ppg, 3 3pg, 54% fg

James Williams 6-0 G/F So 9 mpg, 3 ppg

Losses: 5 players that played key minutes

Antonio Cowart 6-3 G/F Sr 31 mpg, 17 ppg, 11 rpg, 3 apg, 2 3pg

Kadarrion Mason 6-6 F/C Sr 30 mpg, 11 ppg, 10 rpg, 3 apg, 2 bpg, 65% fg

Tredarius Lee 5-10 G Sr 24 mpg, 8 ppg, 4 rpg, 3 apg, 2 spg, 53% fg

Qua’darius Green 6-7 F/C Sr 23 mpg, 8 ppg, 6 rpg

KeJaron Porter 6-3 G/F Sr 10 mpg, 3 ppg, 4 rpg, 80% ft

Corinth Warriors

(29-2) MaxPreps rank #5

State titles: 1969-BB, 1989-3A, 1990-3A, 2000-3A, 2002-3A and 2016-4A

Runner ups: 1988-3A, 2003-3A, 2011-3A, 2012-4A, 2013-4A

Returns: 3 of 9 players that played key minutes ( 1 jr and 2 so)

Axavius “Tada” Stricklen 5-10 G So 24 mpg, 7 ppg

JonDarius Warren 5-10 G So 9 mpg

Darius Harris 6-3 F Jr 3 mpg

Losses: 6 players that played key minutes

Antares Gwyn 6-2 F Sr 30 mpg, 19 ppg, 12 rpg, 3 apg

Javen Morrison 5-9 G Sr 27 mpg, 3 ppg, 3 rpg, 2 apg, 2 spg

Armad Wicks 5-10 G Sr 25 mpg, 17 ppg, 3 rpg, 2 apg, 2 spg, 2 3pg

Quentin Patterson 6-0 G Sr 17 mpg, 7 ppg, 3 rpg, 59% fg

D’angelo “Dee” Brown 5-10 G Sr 15 mpg, 6 ppg, 64% fg

Tairek Johnson 6-4 F Sr 6 mpg


MagnoliaHoops Game of the Tournament

 

Corinth vs McComb


 

MagnoliaHoops Coach of the Tournament

This award goes to the Coach that made the best impression (on me or the contributors of MagnoliaHoops) at the MHSAA Boys 4A Tournament

Keith Greene

Corinth


 

MagnoliaHoops Top 5 Teams

The teams that had the best day or made the best impression (on me or the contributors of MagnoliaHoops) at the MHSAA Boys 4A Tournament

Corinth

McComb

Gentry

Shannon

Leake Central


 

MagnoliaHoops Head of the Class

The players, by grade, that had the best day or made the best impression (on me or the contributors of MagnoliaHoops) at the MHSAA Boys 4A Tournament

Fr: Tionne Frost 6-0 Pass Christian

So: Sayveon Bumpers 6-1 Quitman

Jr: Cedric “CJ” Brim 5-10 PG Shannon

Sr: Rocquis “Pootie” Coleman 5-9 PG Shannon


 

MagnoliaHoops Starting 5

The 5 players that had the best day or made the best impression (on me or the contributors of MagnoliaHoops) at the MHSAA Boys 4A Tournament

1. Rocquis “Pootie” Coleman 5-9 PG Sr Shannon

2. Antares Gwyn 6-2 F Sr Corinth

3. Antonio Cowart 6-3 G/F Sr McComb

4. Kadarrion Mason 6-6 F/C Sr McComb

5. Quintaures Boatman 6-2 G/F Sr Gentry