The Peach Jam is among the summer's top club tournaments, drawing nearly every big-name college coach each year.
The champs, who led 53-43 at the half, put five players in double figures by shooting 51.3 percent from the field (39-76) and had a slim 44-43 rebound advantage. They also made 18 of 21 free throws. D'Angelo Russell
, a 6-foot-4 senior Ohio State commitment from Montverde Academy
, and 6-0 senior Joel Berry
of Lake Highland Prep (Orlando)
led the winners with 22 points apiece. Berry, a North Carolina verbal pledge, added eight assists for the Sunshine State squad.
Boubacar Moungoro, 6-7 forward attending IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.)
contributed 21 points and 6-8 junior Alex Owens
of Oak Ridge (Orlando)
grabbed 16 rebounds.
For the runner-up, 6-5 senior Theo Pinson
of Wesleyan Christian Academy (High Point, N.C.)
took game honors with 23 points, making 16 of 18 free throws, and grabbing nine rebounds. Nate Mason, a 5-11 guard headed to Arlington Country Day (Jacksonville, Fla.)
, added 21 points and seven assists. Gary Clark
a 6-7, 215-pound senior from Clayton (N.C.)
, had 20 points and a team-high 14 rebounds.
E1T1 is the fourth different champion in as many years in Nike's highly-competitive EYBL. Past winners include Team Takeover (2010), BABC (2011) and Oakland Soldiers (2012).
Florida-based Each 1 Teach 1 (E1T1) outlasted the CP3 All-Stars, sponsored by NBA star Chris Paul, 108-102 on Sunday to win the prestigious EYBL Finals at the Nike Peach Jam in North Augusta, S.C.