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Nebraska Basketball

5 Thoughts on Omaha Skutt at Elkhorn Mt. Michael

December 6, 2019

The high school basketball season began on Thursday night and I made the drive out to Elkhorn to see two of the top teams in Class B clash at The Palace. However, it proved to be mostly a one-sided affair as the visiting Omaha Skutt SkyHawks shut down Elkhorn Mt. Michael and cruised to a 52-32 win.

Here are five thoughts on the game.

Skutt’s Stifling Defense

Mt. Michael has some very good offensive talent yet the SkyHawks just smothered them all night long. The Knights use a lot of off-ball screening and motion to try to get guys open on cuts and flares, yet on almost every move the SkyHawk defender was stride-for-stride with his man.

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