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Boys basketball player of the week (3/5): Kimball's Keith Frazier
What he did: In an 84-63 victory against South Oak Cliff, Frazier scored 26 points and grabbed eight rebounds, helping Kimball advance to the state tournament. It was Kimball’s first win in three games against SOC this season.
Who is he: A 6-5, 185-pound junior guard
The stats: In addition to his numbers against SOC, he had 19 points against Manor on Friday. He averages 21.7 points, 8.1 rebounds and 7.3 assists.
He said it: “I can’t even say how proud I am of our team and coaching staff.”
Coach said it: “He told me last night [Friday], ‘Coach, I’m a little nervous, but I’m going to get you out of here.’” — Royce “Snoop” Johnson
Did you know? Frazier is ranked by Rivals as the No. 13 overall prospect nationally in the Class of 2013. … He has offers from Kansas, Texas, UCLA and Arizona among others. … Last year, for Irving, Frazier averaged 21 points and four rebounds per game.
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