High school boys basketball: Minco's Cooper Shirley reaches 1,000 career points
Minco boys basketball star Cooper Shirley is no stranger to scoring points.
The junior guard surpassed 1,000 career points Friday in the Cornerstone Bank Mustang Holiday Classic after a 27-point outing against Class 6A Westmoore. The Bulldogs topped the Jaguars in overtime.
Shirley is averaging 24 points per outing for Class 2A fifth-ranked Minco (9-2), which dropped its first two games of the season to Class 6A opponents at the Holiday Classic.
The Bulldogs host Class A Alex at 8 p.m. Friday.