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Aaron Harrison

Star twins Aaron and Andrew Harrison combined for 46 points Friday night as national No. 2 Fort Bend Travis (Richmond, Texas) escaped with a 78-76 win over Ballard (Louisville) at the annual Marshall County Hoopfest in Benton, Ky.

The event is held at Marshall County High School's Reed Conder Gymnasium, a storied venue with a seating capacity of over 6,000.

Aaron led Travis with 28 points against Ballard on a night that featured several nationally-ranked teams and high-profile players:

* Top-ranked 2013 prospect Andrew Wiggins finished with 29 points as Huntington Prep (W.Va.) – ranked No. 1 in's Academy Top 10 – rolled to a 76-59 win over Memphis East (Tenn.).

* Academy Top 10 No. 4 Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.) stormed past Curie (Chicago) 72-39 despite the best efforts of 6-9 junior sensation Cliff Alexander, who put up 26 points.

Travis returns to action Saturday at the Hoopfest against Madison Central (Richmond, Ky.). Oak Hill meets No. 9 Southwind (Memphis, Tenn.) and Wiggins and Huntington Prep face Briarcrest Christian (Eads, Tenn.).