Majok Deng, Evan Nelson carry Salpointe Catholic basketball into 4A final
CLOSE Salpointe's Majok Deng, Evan Nelson talk about chemistry and coming together late in season
Majok Deng trusted his close friend, whom he just eliminated from the state tournament.
The Tucson Salpointe Catholic junior wing worked on Thursday night with Tucson Catalina Foothills senior guard Sam Beskind, who gave him some advice.
"He was the one who said, 'You've got this, just believe in your shot,''' Deng said. "He said, 'You've taken a thousand shots. When you miss one, just pick yourself up.' I appreciated that."
Deng even made 3-pointers while he was fouled on Friday... read more