Derrick Favors, the top player in the state, dominated the game in every possible way in the blowout win. The 6-9 center scored 24 points, grabbed 18 rebounds, blocked 10 shots and had four steals in the victory.
It wasn't a close one and things just were not clicking for North Clayton, a young team that should have a fine year this season. But when the state's best player is having the kind of game he was having on Tuesday night, there just isn't much a team can do.
What we learned:
- One observer that we sat with said Favors is better than Dwight Howard at this same stage and that the youngster from
- This did not look like the same
- North Clayton's band was great. They were fun to watch and their energy was the only thing that had the home crowd nodding in approval.