After yet another 1 vs. 2 matchup in a season full of them so far, Hamilton SE defeated previously unbeaten Muncie Central to earn the top spot in the POWERADE state rankings.
Senior guard Gary Harris played like the superstar he is, pouring in 30 points and five rebounds to lead the Royals to the 60-51 win. Harris, a Michigan State recruit, threw down five dunks in the game, simply taking over whenever Hamilton SE was challenged.
The loss knocks Muncie Central from No. 1 to No. 4, behind No. 2 Roncalli and No. 3 Park Tudor.
POWERADE State Basketball Rankings
Hamilton SE (9-2) — Last week: No. 2
Roncalli (9-0) — Last week: No. 3
Park Tudor (10-1) — Last week: No. 4