The Northside High School Grizzlies claimed their 10th state men’s basketball title in school history with a fantastic finish March 11 in Hot Springs.
Senior point guard Tevin Brewer sunk a free throw with 12.8 seconds left to break a tie, and the Grizzlies won 50-49 against North Little Rock for the 7A championship.
Brewer was named the game’s MVP, with 18 points, six rebounds, three assists and a game-saving steal at the end of the game, which ensured the Grizzlies’ win.
Team members include: Jeremiah Watson, Brewer, Tre Norwood, DeMichael Whitfield, Isaiah Joe, Gary Johnson, Kortland Mondier, Javion Perkins, Daniel Myers, Kentrell Jacobs, Kendall Myers, Tyrell Perry, Jackson, Forsey, Kwashea Taylor and Stevie Young.
Head coach is Eric Burnett with Matt Mondier and Greg Scott assistant coaches.
Managers are Ladajia Coleman, David Myers, Peyton Carver and Kendrick Thomas.