Washington’s Cody Zeller meets with the media following the Hatchets’ 65-62 overtime win over Gary Lew Wallace in the 2010 Class 3A state championship game. Photo by Inside the Hall.
Throughout the season, Inside the Hall will keep you posted on how 2011 signees Austin Etherington and Cody Zeller, IU’s eight verbal commitments and other notable prospects with interest in the Hoosiers, are performing at their respective schools.
You can send us stats or results for this report at firstname.lastname@example.org. Here’s our latest update:
+ Austin Etherington (Hamilton Heights): Hamilton Heights fell to Maconaquah, 73-66, on Feb. 4. No official stats were reported, but did receive a report that Etherington shot just 3-of-15 from the field. (Update: Finished with 15 points according to commenter LDIU.) Game against Westfield on Feb. 5 was postponed due to weather.
+ Cody Zeller (Washington): Thirty-two points (13-of-16 from the field) and 14 rebounds as the Class 3A No. 1 Hatchets beat No. 2 Princeton, 78-61, on Feb. 5. The win was the seventh straight for Washington. Twenty-five points in a 74-47 win over Vincennes Lincoln on Feb. 5.
+ Hanner Perea (La Porte La Lumiere): Twelve points in a 78-45 win over Summit Christian Academy (MI) on Feb. 5. Game at Gary Lew Wallace on Feb. 4 was postponed due to weather.
+ Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell (Park Tudor): Seventeen points in a 52-47 win over Brebeuf Jesuit on Feb. 4.
+ Peter Jurkin (United Faith Christian Academy, NC): Out until February with a stress fracture, according to The Charlotte Observer.
+ Ron Patterson (Broad Ripple): Did not play this week. Broad Ripple returns to action on Feb. 10 against Indianapolis Manual.
+ Gary Harris (Hamilton Southeastern): Twenty-one points, nine rebounds and six assists in a 60-46 win at Lawrence North on Feb. 5.
+ Jeremy Hollowell (Lawrence Central): Did not play this week as games against Franklin Central and Indianapolis Manual were postponed due to weather.
+ Mitch McGary (Brewster Academy): Team-high 10 rebounds (points not reported) in an 89-55 win over Next Level Prep of Canada on Feb. 3. Not listed among the leading scorers in a 81-54 win over the Robinson School (NJ) on Feb. 4.
+ Collin Hartman (Indianapolis Cathedral): 17 points (five 3-pointers) in a 69-60 overtime win over Indianapolis Howe on Feb. 5.
+ Devin Davis Jr. (Warren Central): Twenty-five points in a 66-57 loss to Center Grove on Feb. 5.
+ Basil Smotherman (Heritage Christian): Did not play this week as games against Triton Central and Covenant Christian were postponed due to weather.
+ Darryl Baker (Jeffersonville): Eleven points in a 77-60 win over Evansville Reitz on Feb. 4. Seven points in a 74-67 loss to Evansville Harrison on Feb. 5.
+ Mark Williams (Cleveland Benedictine): Fourteen points in a 74-62 win over Collinwood on Feb. 4. Ten points in a 62-46 win over the University School on Feb. 5.
+ Zak Irvin (Hamilton Southeastern): Nine points in a 60-46 win at Lawrence North on Feb. 5.
+ James Blackmon Jr. (Ft. Wayne Luers): Sixteen points in a 69-67 win over Ft. Wayne Wayne on Feb. 4. Game at Indianapolis North Central on Feb. 5 was postponed due to weather.
+ Trey Lyles (Indianapolis Tech): Did not play as game at Indianapolis Arlington on Feb. 4 was postponed due to weather.
+ Ernie Duncan (Evansville Harrison): Twenty-one points in a 87-66 win over Evansville Memorial on Feb. 4. Twenty-three points in a 74-67 win at Jeffersonville on Feb. 5.
+ Jaquan Lyle (Evansville Bosse): Career-high 34 points (12-of-12 from the foul line) in a 93-86 overtime win at Jasper on Feb. 4. Bosse fell to Evansville North, 59-58, on Feb. 5.
+ Jaraan Lands (Brownsburg): Nineteen points in a 62-59 triple overtime win over Crawfordsville on Feb. 5. Lands scored eight in the final overtime. Fourteen points in a 55-45 win at Westfield on Feb. 4.
+ P.J. Thompson (Brebeuf Jesuit): Fourteen points (four 3-pointers) in a 52-47 loss at Park Tudor on Feb. 4.
+ Trevon Bluiett (Park Tudor): Eighteen points in a 52-47 win over Brebeuf Jesuit on Feb. 4.
(Note: 2013 prospect Darryl Hicks, who has an offer, is sitting out this season at Louisville Trinity due to KHSAA transfer rules.)