Written by Michael Florek
Boys basketball player of the week (2/4): Carter's Jeremy Combs
What he did: Combs went off for 76 points in two wins. He scored 50 on North Dallas in 117-57 win Tuesday and then followed that with a 26-point performance against Pinkston on Saturday.
Who is he? A 6-6 junior forward
The stats: Combs is averaging 22.4 points, 7.8 rebounds and 0.9 assists.
He said it: “My teammates were trying to find me. I was getting a lot of shots off steals, putbacks.”
Coach said it: “He has a motor. He just never, ever stops. He’s just efficient, offensively and defensively. He’s determined to get the job done. He’s a real conditioned athlete, so the longer the game goes on, it seems like the more energy that he has.” — Robert Allen
Did you know? Combs said he had a couple of college offers but didn’t have a favorite at this point. His previous high for points in a game was 43.