Two Florida high school basketball teams with vastly different trajectories will collide on Tuesday night as the Robinson Knights (13-12) host the Dunedin Falcons (0-20) in the 2024 Boys Basketball District Tournaments – 4A District 10 playoffs. While Robinson enters the matchup ranked significantly higher (state ranking: 315 vs. Dunedin’s 755, division ranking: 40 vs. Dunedin’s 100), the playoffs present an opportunity for Dunedin to rewrite their narrative and pull off a stunning upset.
What it is: Florida varsity Basketball
Matchup: Robinson Knights vs Dunedin Falcons
Time: Tuesday, February 6, 2024, (In progress)
Locations: Robinson, (FL)
Bracket: 2024 Boys Basketball District Tournaments – 4A District 10
Game type: Playoffs
Live Stream: Watch here
Despite a recent rough patch where they’ve lost five of their last six games, the Knights remain a formidable opponent. LaJesse Harrold’s recent double-double performance (20 points, 10 rebounds) against Hillsborough showcased their individual potential, while Jaden Behel’s consistent scoring adds another dimension to their offense. Playing at home and boasting a higher ranking, Robinson appears favored to advance.
Dunedin enters the playoffs winless on the season, carrying a 20-game losing streak dating back to last year. However, the playoffs offer a chance for a fresh start. Their narrow loss to the Pinellas Park Patriots last week, a significant improvement over their previous defeat, suggests a potential for growth. Can they capitalize on this momentum and overcome the odds against Robinson?
While Robinson seems to have the upper hand on paper, Dunedin’s hunger for a win and potential for improvement add intrigue to this matchup. The playoffs are all about seizing opportunities, and Dunedin has nothing to lose. Will Robinson continue their recent struggles, or will they rise to the occasion in front of their home crowd? Conversely, can Dunedin pull off a miraculous upset and rewrite their season narrative? Tune in on Tuesday to witness this captivating playoff clash!
Don’t miss out on this potential David vs Goliath battle!