Jacob Padilla

Jacob is in his third year with Hail Varsity covering Husker athletics. He has also written extensively for SB Nation's Bright Side of the Sun and The Creightonian. His love of basketball can best be described as an obsession and if you need to find him, he's probably in a gym somewhere watching, coaching or playing hoops.
5 Thoughts on the A-4 District Final

5 Thoughts on the A-4 District Final

Tuesday was the final night of district action and Omaha Westside punched its ticket to the state tournament on its home court, pulling away from Papillion-La Vista for a 73-60 win. Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on the game.

5 Thoughts on the A-4 District Final

5 Thoughts on the A-4 District Final

Tuesday was the final night of district action and Omaha Westside punched its ticket to the state tournament on its home court, pulling away from Papillion-La Vista for a 73-60 win. Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on the game.

5 Thoughts on the A-6 District Final

5 Thoughts on the A-6 District Final

For the second time this season the showdown between Omaha Creighton Prep and Grand Island needed an extra four minutes to determine a winner. This time, however, the Junior Jays came out on top and punched their ticket to state with a 64-60 overtime win. Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on the game.