BETHANY — Mount St. Mary learned from last season's heartache. After falling in the Class 4A quarterfinals to Perkins-Tryon last season in the first state tournament appearance in program history, the Rockets experienced a new high Thursday night.
Whitney Jones put back her own missed shot with 23.1 seconds left to give Deer Creek the lead, then made a steal at the other end to preserve the second-ranked Antlers' 42-40 victory over Collinsville.
Ariel Williams broke a tie with a steal and layup with 19.2 seconds left, then sank two free throws with 5.6 seconds remaining as Tulsa East Central survived in the first round of the Class 5A girls state tournament with a hard-fought 54-50 decision over Del City.
A lot of people know about the Canadian Michael Jordan, Kansas freshman Andrew Wiggins. They've even bestowed the nickname "Maple Jordan" upon him, according to Yahoo Sports. But now people are also learning about the Canadian version of Blake Griffin, and while "Maple Griffin" might be a bit...