Ralph Sampson leads Titans to Upset Win
Ralph Sampson leads Titans to upset win
Ralph Sampson leads Titans to upset win

Posted Feb 27, 2008


Minnesota signee Ralph Sampson III led Northview with 15 points, ten rebounds, seven blocked shots, four assists and two steals in a 71-61 upset win over Marietta (26-4) in their second round Georgia Boys' AAAAA State Tournament game. Marietta was just elven of 24 from the line in the loss. Northview will face USA Today's No. 10-ranked Norcross (26-2) Friday.

Ralph Sampson III is averaging 19.6 points, 10.3 rebounds and seven blocked shots per game. The Titans are 21-8 this season.

Norcross is led by seniors Al-Farouq Aminu, who signed with Wake Forest and Trey Thompkins (Georgia) and junior Taariq Muhammad.

Sampson was part of a recruiting class that was considered the second in the Big Ten.



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