Boys basketball: Tigers use big third quarter to roll past Delta Kings
Josh McAfee of the Tokay Tigers lines up a shot against the Stagg Delta Kings in The Jungle at Tokay High School on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013. McAfee scored 15 points as the Tigers beat the Delta Kings 54-31.
- Josh McAfee at a glance
Family: Becky and Kyle McAfee, parents; two younger sisters, Susan and Riley.
Favorite sports team: The Los Angeles Lakers.
Most memorable shot: During a JV tournament game against Chavez, McAfee hit a tying 3-pointer near the end of regulation with a defender draped all over him.
Worst sports moment: During a summer league game, McAfee got a wide-open look for a potential winning shot but ended up hitting the backboard.
"And nothing else," he sad. "It was pretty embarrassing."
Other sport you'd like to play: Football. McAfee used to play when he was younger, but stopped to focus on basketball.
Must-see TV: Tosh.0, Workaholics
Pairs of basketball shoes owned: Five or six, a combination of Nike and Adidas.
Favorite movie: I Am Legend.
Basketball jerseys owned: A Carmelo Anthony jersey from college and a No. 8 Kobe Bryant jersey.
Posted: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 12:00 am
A big fan of the movie "I Am Legend," Josh McAfee of the Tokay Tigers varsity boys basketball team vaulted himself into legendary territory with the performance of a lifetime on Friday.
In one of the Tigers' biggest wins of the year, a 75-62 overtime home victory over the McNair Eagles that evened their league record, McAfee put on a 3-point shooting display that will live in program lore.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 12:00 am.