COLUMN: High school basketball is whacky and I love it

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Sports editor Sam Hickman examines the Mideastern Conference basketball standings with two weeks left in the regular season

By Sam Hickman

 Weird things happen at West Brunswick home basketball games on Friday nights.

Last week, the Lady Trojans pulled off a major upset with a 48-46 victory over the Ashley Screaming Eagles.

Ashley’s boys’ squad, behind junior guard Mikai Stanley, defeated West Brunswick on a buzzer-beater.

Two games were decided by a grand total of four points.

Let’s start this week’s column with a look at the boys’ landscape in the Mideastern Conference.

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