Entering last night's game versus Houston Christian Life Center (TX), Findlay Prep found themselves sitting at 11-0 after withstanding several charges on the road¬†from teams hungry to knock them off their throne.¬†
Last night had a different feeling.¬† It was the first game at the Pilots' home court, Henderson International School, where an opponent came in thinking they had a legitimate shot at pulling the upset.¬†
For the most part this season, the Pilots have run laps around the competition at home, winning by an average margin of 48.5 points per game.¬† It was apparent that the 12-1 Houston Christian squad came to Las Vegas with a swagger, as they conducted pregame warm-ups with a confidence that Findlay Prep had yet to see in their gym.¬†
Not only did Houston Christian have the swagger, they had the horses to compete with Findlay Prep.¬† Size-wise, it was an even match-up.¬† By tip-off, Houston Christian's players and coaches could be seen motivating themselves and firing each other up with chest bumps, loud chants and a bounce in their step that echoed throughout the gym.¬†
Once the game started, though, Findlay Prep silenced all the confident ...
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