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Holiday Invitational

Postgame

Postgame
Press conference: Wesleyan 'this was family'
Coach Keith Gatlin brought all his players and assistants to the postgame interview after Wesleyan beat Orangeville Prep in the John Wall bracket championship of the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 31, 2014
Press conference: Orangeville bonded in Holiday Invitational
The Orangeville Prep team matured and bonded on the trip to to the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational, players and coaches said after a final loss to Wesleyan.
Dec 31, 2014
Interview: Broughton's Jerome Robinson, MVP
Broughton's Jerome Robinson said it felt good to represent the class of 2015 and take home a championship.
Dec 30, 2014
Press conference: Broughton wins on 'one more play'
"This place got its money's worth," Broughton's coach said after his Caps topped Millbrook, 78-74, in the championship game of the Summit Hospitality bracket in the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 31, 2014
Press conference: Millbrook 'didn't do what we have to'
Broughton was the better team in a tight game, coaches and players said after Millbrook lost 78-74 to the Caps in the title game of the Summit Hospitality bracket of the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 31, 2014
Press conference: Hillside falls just short
Hillside went out to a fast start but could not keep up with Riverside in the girls finale of the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 30, 2014
Press conference: Riverside claims girls HSOT title
Riverside needed all four quarters but was successful Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014, in the Mix 101.5 FM championship of the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 30, 2014
Interview: Word of God's Demetrius Troy
Word of God's Demetrius Troy said that once the first few shots started falling they all did Tuesday against Trinity Christian.
Dec 30, 2014
Press conference: Word of God wins with treys
Word of God set team and individual records for three pointers in a runaway win over Trinity Christian on Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014, at the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 30, 2014
Press conference: Trinity 'flat' in loss to Word of God
Trinity coach Heath Vandevender said his team lacked heart and effort in a loss to Word of God for third place in the John Wall bracket of the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 30, 2014
Press conference: Ravenscroft 'became a much more composed team'
The fans saw a young Ravenscroft team mature through the course of the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational, head coach Kevin Billerman said.
Dec 30, 2014
Press conference: Carlisle 'gave up to fatigue'
The disappointment of an early loss in the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational and the burden of three tough games was too much for Carlisle Tuesday against Ravenscroft, assistant coach Demario Mattox said.
Dec 30, 2014
Interview: Liberty Christian's Tacko Fall
Liberty Christian's Tacko Fall tied the tournament rebound record and scored 44 points in his team's win over Virginia Episcopal on Tuesday.
Dec 30, 2014
Press conference: Liberty center Tacko Fall's 'record kind of awesome'
Liberty center Tacko Fall tied the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational rebound record in a 93-83 victory over Virginia Episcopal in the John Wall bracket.
Dec 30, 2014
Press conference: VES 'tried every defense' against Liberty
The losses to Orangeville Prep and Liberty Christian in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational were a letdown, coach Curtis Staples said.
Dec 30, 2014
Press conference: Trinity 'great competition, great bracket'
Trinity fell to Orangeville Prep Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational, but coaches and players said the competition level made it a worthwhile trip.
Dec 30, 2014
Press conference: Orangeville grows with HSOT challenge
Orangeville players and coaches said the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational marked the first true tournament test of their program, and they were proud to make the finals with a win Monday, Dec. 26, 2014, over Trinity Christian.
Dec 30, 2014
Interview: Orangeville Prep's Matur Maker
Orangeville Prep's Matur Maker said it's going to take a solid defense to defeat Wesleyan in the championship Tuesday.
Dec 29, 2014
Press conference: Wesleyan 'happy to be in finals'
Wesleyan overpowered Word of God 98-85 in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational. "We take it personal," coach Keith Gatlin said. "We take everybody's best shot."
Dec 29, 2014
Interview: Wesleyan's Harry Giles
Wesleyan's Harry Giles jokingly said he's the best dunker on his team and that he wants to take the championship home.
Dec 29, 2014
Press conference: Word of God 'knew it would be a power game'
Word of God's first loss of the season came to a Wesleyan team ranked No. 1 in the state. "To lose to a team of that caliber, we're on the right track," coach Tim Woods said.
Dec 29, 2014
Interview: Carlisle's Quentin Jackson, Jr. (Dec. 29, 2014)
Carlisle's Quentin Jackson, Jr. said the team just had to stick to their game plan and they'd get the win over Liberty Christian.
Dec 29, 2014
Press conference: Carlisle effort pays off
Carlisle coach Jason Niblett credited the effort and expectation to win by his team Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, for overcoming the hype around 7'6" Tacko Fall to top Liberty 78-69.
Dec 29, 2014
Press conference: Liberty TOs 'the death of us'
Turnovers cost Liberty Christian Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, in a game at the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational. "Every game is a lesson," center Tacko Fall said after the loss.
Dec 29, 2014
Interview: Kinston's Brandon Ingram
Kinston star Brandon Ingram finished with 34 points and 11 rebounds in a win over the Apex Cougars on Monday.
Dec 29, 2014
Press conference: Kinston wins on overall team effort
Kinston's coach credited ball movement and unselfish play for the Vikings win Monday , Dec. 29, 2014, at the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 29, 2014
Press conference: Apex got 'too much Brandon Ingram'
Kinston's Brandon Ingram was too much for the Cougars Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 29, 2014
Press conference: Garner game plan a success
Garner coach Eddie Gray said his goal was to have a winning record over the three games of the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational, and the Trojans win Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, over Knightdale secured that success.
Dec 29, 2014
Press conference: Knightdale bench brought defense
The Knights fell behind early and could not come all the way back Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, against Garner in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 29, 2014
Interview: Brighton's Brock Miller
Brighton star Brock Miller, a Utah State recruit, spoke with Erin Summers after his team's win over Leesville Road in the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational on Monday.
Dec 29, 2014
Press conference: Rested Brighton uses D to top Pride
Brighton players said the day of rest and a focus on defense helped them to surpass Leesville Road Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, at the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 29, 2014
Press conference: Leesville Road lost due to lack of effort
Leesville Road coach Russ Frazier was able to take away few positives from his team's 0-3 performance in the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 29, 2014
Interview: Wesleyan's Harry Giles
Wesleyan's Harry Giles said that they had to play their game against Carlisle and focus on that to get the win.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Wesleyan's Giles 'highlights come when we play our game'
High Point Wesleyan's Harry Giles and Kwe Parker have a bond both on the court and off, and it shows in their play, coach Keith Gatlin said.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Toughness the difference in Carlisle loss
'They fought harder than us,' a Carlisle assistant coach said after his Chiefs lost 72-56 to High Point Wesleyan Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 28, 2014
Press conference: Maker shares HSOT experience with Orangeville Prep
Thon Maker said the big crowd outside Broughton's Holliday Gymnasium was the first indication to his teammates of the scale of the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational. He used his experience to prepare them to focus and win.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Va. Episcopal 'critical turnover' cost the game
Virginia Episcopal thrived on the big crowd but fell just short to Orangeville Prep Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Liberty Christian 'lost to a real good team'
Liberty Christian's Tacko Fall said he was just doing his job in grabbing 27 rebounds in a loss to Word of God Dec. 27, 2014, in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Word of God unafraid to face 7-footer
Word of God showed no fear in facing 7'6" Tacko Fall and Liberty Christian in the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2014
Interview: Millbrook's Clemons scores 37 against Kinston
Millbrook guard Chris Clemons scored 37 points against Kinston as the Wildcats advanced in the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational on Saturday.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Millbrook fouls, rebounds made the difference
Millbrook was able to pull away from Kinston in the fourth quarter Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, at the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Kinston 'lost focus late'
The Vikings gave up 24 turnovers in a loss Saturday, Dec. 26, 2014, to Millbrook in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Broughton patience pays off
The Caps advance to a championship game at the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational with a one-point win over Apex.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Apex disappointed in 1-point loss
The Cougars saw last-minute turnovers hurt their chances against Broughton in the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Garner 'grew up today'
Garner coach Eddie Gray praised the progress shown by his team in a win Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, at the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Leesville Road 'here to get better'
The Pride lost to Garner, 71-59, Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational but are learning and growing from the competition, coach Russ Frazier said.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Knightdale wins with active D
The defense got better as the game went on, allowing Knightdale to win Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, over Brighton (Utah) in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Brighton beaten by athletic Knightdale
Brighton's coach and players praised the athleticism and talent level of Knightdale after losing to them in the second round of the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Apex got stops down the stretch
After trailing early, the Cougars came back to top Brighton (Utah) in the opening round of the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Brighton confident, resilient
The Brighton (Utah) players refused to blame travel for their loss Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2014
Press conference: Kinston wins by forcing tempo
Kinston pressed the pace and played a deep bench Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, in a win over Leesville Road at the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational
Dec 26, 2014
Press conference: Leesville Road will learn from loss to Kinston
Leesville Road coaches and players said they will grow and learn from the loss Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational against Kinston.
Dec 26, 2014
Press conference: Millbrook's Brown, Clemmons lead scoring (Dec. 26, 2014)
Millbrook got strong scoring performances from both Chris Clemons and Rob Brown in a victory Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, at the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 26, 2014
Press conference: Garner 'couldn't match No. 3' (Dec. 26, 2014)
Garner coach Eddie Gray said Millbrook's Chris Clemons was too much for his Trojans Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 26, 2014
Press conference: Knightdale must focus to rebound (Dec. 26, 2104)
"Broughton hit us in the mouth and we didn't respond," Knightdale coach Anthony Byrd said after his team dropped their first game of the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 26, 2014
Press conference: Broughton seniors know how to deliver (Dec. 26, 2014)
Coach Jeff Ferrell praised his seasoned squad and the players noted the boost provided by the home crowd in their victory Friday at the opening game in the Summit Hospitality bracket of the 2014 HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 26, 2014
Press Conference: Lake Highland (Dec. 28, 2013)
Coach Jason Vallery said his gameplan – to put all 5 players on the boards – showed in limiting Kinston’s offensive rebounds and helped his team win the championship game of the Shavlik Randolph bracket of the 2013 HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational.
Dec 29, 2013
Press Conference: Kinston (Dec. 28, 2013)
The Vikings said that second place in the Shavlik Randolph bracket of the 2013 HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational leaves them unsatisfied and knowing they need to be aggressive to win the big games.
Dec 29, 2013
Press Conference: Carlisle (Dec. 28, 2013)
Coach Jason Niblett said the win by his team against Trinity was one of their better performances. His center, Thon Maker, shared the credit. 'My team works hard,' Maker said.
Dec 28, 2013
Boys Highlights: Carlisle 72, Trinity 66
Thon Maker's Chiefs were too much for a Fayetteville team in the championship game of the Summit Hospitality brack at the 2013 HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: Apex (Dec. 28, 2013)
Coach David Neal said his Cougars were unable to find an answer to Wheeler's offense.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: Wheeler (Dec. 28, 2013)
Wheeler was motivated by a loss Friday to put up a powerful showing against Apex in the third-place game in the Shavlik Randolph bracket of the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: West Forsyth (Dec. 28, 2013)
West Forsyth coach LaQuanda Quick noted that her team, second place in 2013, has a history of strong performances in the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: Chapel Hill (Dec. 28, 2013)
The Chapel Hill girls saw competition at the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational that will prepare them to challenge for a state title, players and coach Sherry Norris said.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: HCYA (Dec. 28, 2013)
Coach Mike Decker praised the character of his players and the values they learn from homeschooling for their ability to withstand the comeback attempt of W&M.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: W&M (Dec. 28, 2013)
Assistant coach Mike Mannix said he was disappointed with the performance of Wilbraham & Monson but that the team would learn from the experience of the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: Sanderson (Dec. 28, 2013)
Coach Mike Shaw pointed to the shooting percentage of the Word of God Holy Rams in congratulating them on their win.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: Word of God (Dec. 28, 2013)
Coach Quentin Jackson said his team's two wins in the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational show that his young players are maturing and improving.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: Moss Point (Dec. 28, 2013)
Coach Micoe Cotton said his young team will use the experience of the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational to prepare for tougher competition.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: Garner (Dec. 28, 2013)
Coach Eddie Gray said their game plan focused on containment for Moss Point's Devin Booker, a Kentucky recruit. Despite his approaching the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational scoring record, the Trojans were successful.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: Trinity (Dec. 27, 2013)
Dennis Smith Jr. said he knew he needed to step up his game to match up with other bigtime players. He did just that and is already seeing more attention nationwide.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: HCYA (TX) (Dec. 27, 2013)
HCYA (TX) head coach Mike Decker said the play of Dennis Smith Jr. made the difference in his team's loss to Kinston.
Dec 28, 2013
Press Conference: Apex (Dec. 27, 2013)
Apex head coach David Neal praised the ball handling of his player TJ Wells. 'These guys are warriors,' he said of his Cougars.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Lake Highland (FL) (Dec. 27, 2013)
Lake Highland (FL) head coach Jason Vallery praised Apex and the atmosphere at the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational before congratulating his team on an overtime win.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Carlisle (VA) (Dec. 27, 2013)
Carlisle (VA) Thon Maker thanked his scouts for preparing him to play against Goodluck Okonoboh. His Chiefs won 59-47 to advance to the championship game of the Summit Hospitality bracket at the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: W&M (MA) (Dec. 27, 2013)
W&M (MA) head coach Chris Sparks said his team played slower and more sloppy than they are capable in a loss to Carlisle in the Summit Hospitality semifinals at the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational. He noted that two of his top players were fighting colds.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Wheeler (Dec. 27, 2013)
Wheeler head coach Doug Lipscomb didn't execute on the foul line and gave up too many loose balls. His Wildcats shot just 48% from the stripe while Kinston made 75%.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Kinston (Dec. 27, 2013)
Kinston head coach Perry Tyndall said he was 'really, really thrilled' that his gameplan allowed the Vikings to overcome Wheeler's size.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Broughton (Dec. 27, 2013)
Broughton head coach Jeff Ferrell said his team did a good job of getting inside and putting the pressure on Garner Friday in their win over Garner.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Garner (Dec. 27, 2013)
Garner head coach Eddie Gray said that a young team and a lack of a post player has hampered his team in the early portion of the season.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Hammond (SC) (Dec. 27, 2013)
Hammond (SC) head coach Mark McClam gave credit to the Word of God gameplan and defensive zone that created 22 turnovers as they fell 77-60 Friday in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Word of God (Dec. 27, 2013)
Word of God head coach Quentin Jackson said that the team showed up Friday and played a complete game, overcoming a slow start to the tournament Thursday.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Middle Creek (Dec. 27, 2013)
Middle Creek head coach David Kushner said that Friday's effort was a disappointment in all aspects after putting together a solid game the day before.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Moss Point (MS) (Dec. 27, 2013)
Moss Point head coach Micoe Cotton said that their second half execution was the difference in the game as Clayton's Gary Clark took over, sending the Tigers to the seventh place game.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Word of God (Dec. 26, 2013)
Quentin Jackson Jr. said playing for his father at Word of God allows him to be an extension of the coach on the court.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: HCYA (TX) (Dec. 26, 2013)
HCYA (TX) head coach Leonard Decker brought all five of his starters to praise after a big win against Word of God in the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational. 'I think you saw one of our better games tonight,' Decker said.
Dec 27, 2013
Press Conference: Lake Highland (FL) (Dec. 26, 2013)
Lake Highland (FL) head coach Jason Vallery said his scouting prepared him to face Gary Clark and Clayton.
Dec 26, 2013
Press Conference: Clayton (Dec. 26, 2013)
Clayton head coach Denny Medlin said his team was unable to stop the offense of the Highlanders. "We needed our offense to help our defense a little bit more," Medlin said.
Dec 26, 2013
Press Conference: Hammond (Dec. 26, 2013)
Seventh Woods' 42 points put him seventh on the all-time scoring list at the HighSchoolOT Holiday Invitational.
Dec 26, 2013
Press conference: Sanderson (Dec. 26, 2013)
Sanderson center Hunter Kuehn said it was fun to match up against a 7-footer and test himself against one of the top players in the nation.
Dec 26, 2013
Press conference: Carlisle, VA (Dec. 26, 2013)
Carlisle (VA) head coach Jason Niblett said his team is used to playing opponents who try to force Thon Maker to the outside.
Dec 26, 2013
Press Conference: Wheeler (GA) (Dec. 26, 2013)
Wheeler (GA) head coach Doug Lipscomb said that after a slow first half that saw just two players carry the team, defense created the separation to help them beat Garner in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 26, 2013
Press Conference: Garner (Dec. 26, 2013)
Garner head coach Eddie Gray said that the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational is always an important week for his team to find out where they are and that Friday will be very important for the program.
Dec 26, 2013
Press Conference: Kinston (Dec. 26, 2013)
Kinston head coach Perry Tyndall, joined by Darnell Dunn, Andrew Lopez and Brandon Ingram, said that it was a hard-fought opening round game and they were fortunate to get a win.
Dec 26, 2013
Press Conference: Broughton (Dec. 26, 2013)
Broughton head coach Jeff Ferrell and senior guard Cameron Gottfried both said that Kinston posed a great challenge defensively as they fell in overtime, 49-46.
Dec 26, 2013
Press Conference: Apex (Dec. 26, 2013)
Apex head coach David Neal was joined by TJ Evans to talk about the difficulties of game planning against one person and the thrill of advancing in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational.
Dec 26, 2013
Press Conference: Moss Point (MS) (Dec. 26, 2013)
Moss Point head coach Micoe Cotton described the difficulties of traveling before facing Apex Thursday where the team from Mississippi lost in the HighSchoolOT.com Holiday Invitational, 64-59.
Dec 26, 2013
Press conference: W&M (Dec. 26, 2013)
Chris Parks, coach of Wilbraham & Monson, praised the effort of Middle Creek and said his defense of Justin Tankelewicz in the fourth quarter made the difference.
Dec 26, 2013
Press conference: Middle Creek (Dec. 26, 2013)
Middle Creek coach David Kushner said his team did not play as well as they could, but fought as hard as they could in hanging with Wilbraham & Monson.
Dec 26, 2013