Video: Michael Porter Jr. highlightsSee elite senior prospect in his debut at Nathan Hale.
Down by as many as 11 points in the second quarter and nine entering the final eight minutes, No. 7 Nathan Hale (Seattle)
rallied for a 67-65 win over No. 1 Sierra Canyon (Chatsworth, Calif.)
on Friday night at the Les Schwab Invitational in Hillsboro, Ore.
Top 5 senior prospect Michael Porter Jr.
dominated the game and the entire tournament. The 6-foot-9 wing went for 27 points, 15 rebounds and four steals against Sierra Canyon and averaged 32 points and 16.7 rebounds per game in four outings in the event.
No. 1-ranked junior prospect Marvin Bagley III
countered with 22 points for Sierra Canyon (10-1), who was outscored 26-15 in the fourth quarter.
Nathan Hale (9-0) went 3-18 a year ago but will be in the conversation for the national No. 1 ranking next week. First-year head coach Brandon Roy got a jumpstart in rebuilding the program with the addition of Porter, younger brother Jontay
and Garfield (Seattle) transfer P.J. Fuller