Last year, Ben Emelogu decided to watch cartoons instead of the Class 5A championship game at the UIL boys basketball tournament. One of Emelogu’s South Grand Prairie teammates, Mark Howell, turned on the game but eventually opted for some extra sleep instead.
The pain of watching Flower Mound Marcus, the team that eliminated South Grand Prairie from the playoffs, was too much for the duo. A year later, Emelogu still isn’t over the loss.
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