Boys Basketball Preview
November 30, 2011Delphi Community High School
Coach: Michael Lewis (second season).
2010-11 record: 15-6 (3-3 Hoosier Conference); lost to Fountain Central 57-50 in overtime in Fountain Central Sectional semifinals.
Sectional: Class 2A, Sectional 38.
Sectional opponents: Carroll, Clinton Central, Fountain Central (host), Seeger, Sheridan.
Key returnees: Matt Brown, 6-3, sr., F (8 ppg, 7 rpg); Cole Murray, 6-7, jr., F (15 ppg, 4 rpg, 3.5 bpg); Eric Carpenter, 5-10, jr., G (3.5 ppg).
Others to watch: Ricky Wendell, 6-2, jr., G; Blake Walters, 6-1, jr., G; Brent Hawn, 6-0, fr., G; Codey Sattler, 6-1, jr. F; Chanc Jordan, 6-2, jr., F; Garrett Johnson, 6-2, so., F.
Outlook: The Oracles are coming off of their most successful season since 2003-04. Brown is a four-year starter, and Murray and Carpenter both shot 40 percent of better from 3-point range last season.