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Oak Hill stars Preston and Coleman honored at Jordan Brand Classic Senior Night

Where better to accept banners for the Jordan Brand Classic than the Jordan Brand Invitational during NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans?

Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.) forward Billy Preston and guard Matt Coleman accepted the honors before Oak Hill beat Scotlandville (Baton Rouge), 81-67. 251 more words

Boys Basketball

George Harrison Hadn't Intended To Record His Hit 'What Is Life'

If you have the single for “My Sweet Lord” and flip it over, you’ll find this song, “What is Life.”

Both songs were huge hits from George Harrison’s “All Things Must Pass” triple album that came out in 1971. 74 more words


Ever wonder if you were lonely?

I like my own company and I always have.  I’ve never minded spending time alone.  I think because of this, I wouldn’t know or recognize if I was really feeling lonely. 343 more words

VIDEO: Top plays from Nike Extravaganza, Day 2

Check out the top plays from Day 2 at the Nike Extravaganza, courtesy of Overtime.

Marvin Bagley, Sierra Canyon (Calif.)

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Hands Dazzles, but Oak Hill Proves Too Much To Handle, Wins 86-59

IN A NUTSHELL: Too much size, power and jump shooting for Oak Hill spelled a very quickly one-sided tilt.

TURNING POINT: It was a thoroughly dominating first 16 minutes for the Warriors who hit six 3s and got a combined 18 rebounds out of “bigs” Billy Preston and David McCormack. 73 more words

High School Hoops

Oak Hill's Billy Preston even more focused after receiving McDonald's All American jersey

Make no mistake about it, Billy Preston transferred to Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.) first and foremost to help the Warriors repeat as DICK’s Sporting Goods High School Nationals champions; but the 6-foot-10 forward knew that playing for the high profile team wouldn’t hurt his chances of fulfilling his personal goal of suiting up in the McDonald’s All American Game either. 334 more words

Boys Basketball

Michael Porter Jr. leads No. 8 Nathan Hale past No. 7 Oak Hill at Hoophall

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Michael Porter Jr. did what he does best and No. 8 Nathan Hale (Seattle) did a good job of following the 6-9 senior’s lead to a 80-77 defeat of No. 602 more words

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