CLINTON - Facing a 16-5 first quarter deficit, the Jackson Prep Patriots exploded for 29 points in the second period to take control of the contest and 34-25 halftime lead. Prep then held on to defeat Cenla Christian (a team that had only lost once all season) 75-67 in the MAIS Overall Boys Quarterfinals Wednesday at Mississippi College. The Patriots will get another shot at rival Jackson Academy in Friday's semifinals at 7:15pm.
Watch the video to see the highlights. James Young led the way for Jackson Prep with 14 points, while Graham Eklund, and Kyle Thigpen added 11 points a piece.