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Left to right: Glenn Cosey, Mike Martin and Demetrius Miller.

Over the next couple weeks, GLH will provide updates on Flint area basketball players at the college level. Today, we’ll start with JUCOs.

If you know of other kids playing at the JUCO level this season who aren’t listed, leave names in the comments or e-mail patrickhayes13(at)gmail(dot)com and I’ll add them. (more…)

There was a tribute to the late Terrance “TK” Keaton in the program at the Mott game against St. Clair on Saturday afternoon. Keaton, who lost his life in a car accident just before Thanksgiving, was raised in Flint and a starting forward for St. Clair.

Here’s the text of the program, in case you missed it:

St. Clair sophomore Terrance Keaton remembered for his love of life, basketball

FLINT, Michigan — This would have been TK’s day. This was the first game he looked for on the schedule, the game that he went the extra mile preparing for.

“We’ve got something for Mott this year,” he would always tell me.

Now his teammates are following his example, preparing for each new day in much the same way Terrance Keaton did – with confidence, excitement and anticipation.

“TK would have been bouncing off the walls (today),” said St. Clair head coach, Dale Vos.  “In fact, I’m certain that we would’ve needed to calm him down a bit.  I’m sure we would have been pushing everyone to reach his excitement level – which of course would be nearly impossible.”

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The yearly St. Clair-Mott game at Ballenger Fieldhouse is always interesting because the Skippers, who might as well be dubbed Flint Southeastern because the school has been such a good landing spot for city high school players over the years, always bring a group of local guys back who would love nothing more than to beat Mott in front of their hometown fans. (more…)