Tonight, February 12th, at 5:30 PM ET, the IMG Academy Gray Ascenders (7-12) head to Orlando to face the Downey Christian Patriots (19-7) in a non-conference basketball matchup. This road game presents a tough challenge for the Ascenders, but they’ll be determined to pull off an upset against the high-flying Patriots.
What it is: Florida High School basketball
Matchup: IMG Academy Gray Ascenders vs Downey Christian Patriots
Time: Monday, February 12, at 5:30pm ET
Game Type: home non-conference
Locations: Orlando, FL
Live Stream: Watch here
Patriots Soaring with Confidence
The Downey Christian Patriots have been on a tear this season, boasting a stellar 19-7 record. They are currently riding a five-game winning streak and will be looking to extend their dominance on their home court. The Patriots possess a balanced attack with a deep roster of talented players who can contribute offensively and defensively.
Ascenders Seeking to Find Their Winning Formula
While the IMG Academy Gray Ascenders hold a 7-12 record, they shouldn’t be counted out. They have faced a tough schedule this season but have shown flashes of brilliance, defeating several talented teams. The Ascenders have a strong core of players who can score and rebound, and if they can play together as a unit, they have the potential to cause problems for the Patriots.
Can the Ascenders Upend the Giants?
This matchup promises to be an exciting and unpredictable game. The Patriots are the clear favorites, but the Ascenders have the talent and motivation to pull off an upset. The outcome will likely hinge on which team executes better down the stretch and can handle the pressure of a close game.
Witness the Battle from Anywhere
Fans who can’t make it to the game in person can catch all the action live on the NFHS Network app or website. The NFHS Network also offers on-demand replays, highlights, and other features for subscribers.