After putting out my list of the Top 15 individual performances I covered in L.A. City and Southern Section boys basketball this season, I received a ton of feedback from readers pointing out many more incredible performances.
So here’s some bonus coverage: In chronological order here are 25 more noteworthy individual performances in LA City and Southern Section boys basketball in 2019-2020.
KJ Bradley vs. Bishop Montgomery (Nov 18)
Bradley scored 33 points in Crenshaw’s season opening 66-62 loss to Bishop Montgomery.
Justin Stanziano vs. Calvary Baptist (Nov 26)
Thousand Oaks’ Justin Stanziano scored 56 points in an early season rout of Calvary Baptist.
A’Jahni Levias vs. Fairfax – (Dec 4)
Levias scored 37 points in an 82-73 loss to Fairfax.
Graham Alphson vs. Oaks Christian – (Dec 5)
Alphson scored 17 points, grabbed 17 rebounds and had five assists in Palisades 63-54 win over Oaks Christian.
Amound Anderson vs. King/Drew – (Dec 27)
Anderson scored 50 points in a Classic At Damien game against King/Drew that Leuzinger originally lost, but King/Drew later forfeited due to fielding an ineligble player.
Tajavis Miller vs. St. John Bosco – (Jan 8)
Miller scored 40 points in Servite’s 71-67 overtime loss to St. John Bosco.
Ben Shtolzberg vs. Loyola – (Jan 10)
Shtolzberg had 33 points, seven rebounds and four assists in Notre Dame’s 97-96 overtime win over Loyola.
Chrisian Moore vs. Windward – (Jan 14)
Moore scored 30 points to lead Brentwood to a 60-57 upset win over Windward.
Jared McCain vs. Norco – (Jan 15)
McCain hit nine three pointers and finished with 37 points in a Cenennial’s 95-44 win over Norco. That’s not bad for a freshman.
Ramel Lloyd vs. El Camino Real – (Jan 17)
Lloyd scored 30 points to lead Taft to a 69-50 win over El Camino Real.
Brandon Whitney vs. Crespi – (Jan 17)
Whitney scored 42 points to give Alemany an 83-79 overtime win over Crespi.
Andre Henry vs. Alemany – (Jan 24)
Henry had 31 points through three quarters in this game, the same as Alemany. St. Francis went on to win 80-42.
Peyton Watson vs. Taft (Jan 25)
Watson finished with 33 points on 10/16 shooting to go along with six blocks in Poly’s 68-48 win over Taft. He outscored Taft by himself through three quarters.
Mason Hooks vs. Alemany – (Feb 3)
Hooks scored 35 points and grabbed 15 rebounds in Harvard-Westlake’s 91-73 Mission League Tournament semifinal win over Alemany.
Nick Bowden vs. Cantwell-Sacred Heart of Mary – (Feb 5)
Bowden scored 50 points on senior night in a blowout win over Cantwell-Sacred Heart of Mary.
David Cheatom vs. Fairfax – (Feb 5)
Cheatom put in 34 points in a 67-65 loss to Fairfax.
Nate Perez vs. Hart – (Feb 7)
Perez scored 24 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter and overtime to lead Saugus to a 97-95 win over Hart.
Clark Slajchert vs. Warren – (Feb 12)
Slajchert willed Oak Park to a 107-103 double-overtime Division 2AA Southern Section playoff win over Warren by scoring 57 points.
Tony Singleton vs. Santa Barbara – (Feb 14)
Singleton scored 33 points to lead Hesperia to a 59-58 double overtime win over Santa Barbara in the Southern Section Division 2A playoffs.
Skyy Clark vs. Mission Viejo – (Feb 14)
Clark put in 48 points to lead Heritage Christian to an 87-80 win over Mission Viejo in the Southern Section Division 2A playoffs.
Devin Askew vs. Rancho Christian – (Feb 18)
Askew scored 43 points to lead Mater Dei to a 76-61 Southern Section Open Division playoff win over Rancho Christian
Adrian Lopez vs. Arleta (Feb 27)
Lopez scored 21 points including the game-winner in San Fernando’s 56-55 Division 4 LA City title win over Arleta.
Denzel Okoli vs. Oakwood – (Feb 29)
In the CIF Div 4A championship, Okoli scored 32 points on 11-for-21 shooting, including four 3-pointers, while adding eight rebounds, six steals, two assists and a block.
DJ Davis vs. Damien – (Mar 5)
Davis broke Reggie Miller’s Riverside Poly scoring record for a single game when he put in 59 points in Poly’s 128-123 six overtime CIF state playoff defeat to Damien.
Austin Cook and Malik Thomas vs. Riverside Poly – (Mar 5)
Cook hit a buzzer beating three at the end of the second overtime period to send Damien’s CIF state playoff game against Riverside Poly to a third OT after Thomas had a hit a buzzer beater to send the game to its first overtime. Eventually Damien went on to win 128-123. Cook finished with 35 points and Thomas had 41, despite fouling out early on in overtime.