Prosper Eagles drop their District 5-6A record to 4-3 and sit in third place

By Rick Bailey
For the Prosper Press
Prosper's Justin Olaleye (15) drives past Devin Vincent (13) during a game against McKinney  High on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. McKinney High won the game 79-46.

Prosper HS - The Prosper Eagles boys basketball team dropped a tough 79-46 loss to district leader McKinney North. The Eagles are currently sitting at the number three spot behind McKinney North and Denton Braswell in District 5-6A. 

District 5-6A records at this point include McKinney (6-0/18-2; 10th TABC), Denton Braswell (5-1/16-15), Prosper (4-2/12-6), Allen (3-3/11-5), McKinney Boyd (2-4/7-8), Denton Guyer (1-5/6-10) and Little Elm (0-5/5-10).

Upcoming District 5-6A games include: January 26: McKinney at Denton Braswell, Little Elm at McKinney Boyd, Denton Guyer at Allen; January 29: Allen at McKinney, Denton Braswell; February 2: McKinney North at McKinney Boyd, Prosper at Allen, Denton Guyer at Little Elm; February 5: Little Elm at McKinney, Allen at Denton Braswell and McKinney Boyd at Prosper. 

Prosper's Neal Utrup (10) shoots over Ja'kobe Walter (4) during a game against McKinney  High on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. McKinney High won the game 79-46.

Prosper Lady Eagles recap: 

The Prosper Lady Eagles basketball team got a victory over McKinney, 36-25 to bring their record to 3-5  in District 5-6A.  The Lady Eagles are 8-13 on the season. 

District 5-6A records at this point include Allen (6-0/13-2; 10th TABC), Denton Guyer (5-1/13-5; 14th TABC), Denton Braswell (6-2/9-4), McKinney (2-5/4-13), Little Elm (2-5/6-10), Prosper (1-5/6-13) and McKinney Boyd (0-6/1-10).

Upcoming District 5-6A games include: January 26: Denton Braswell at McKinney, McKinney Boyd at Little Elm, Allen at Denton Guyer; January 29: Denton Guyer at McKinney Boyd, Prosper at Denton Braswell, McKinney at Allen; February 2: Little Elm at Denton Guyer, Allen at Prosper, McKinney Boyd at McKinney; February 5: Prosper at McKinney Boyd, Denton Braswell at Allen and McKinney at Little Elm. 

Prosper's P.J. Samples (4) drives past Jatavius Shepherd (20) during a game against McKinney  High on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. McKinney High won the game 79-46.
Prosper's Boston Bogard (12) shoots as Isaac Layne (11) defends during a game against McKinney  High on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. McKinney High won the game 79-46.
Prosper's Luke D Chaney (23) is defended by Thatcher McClure (10) during a game against McKinney  High on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. McKinney High won the game 79-46.