AURORA | A profile look at Overland senior Tucson Redding, who is set to play for Team West in the third A-Town All-Star Boys Game set for Friday, March 16, 2018, at Rangeview High School. The boys game is scheduled for 7 p.m.:
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School: Overland High School
2017-18 averages: 13.5 points, 3.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 1.2 steals per game
Season highlights: Redding was part of the backcourt that provided the “engine” for coach Danny Fisher’s Overland team, which bounced back from a 1-7 start and went on to win the Centennial League championship and reach the Great 8 round of the Class 5A state playoffs. Redding was the Centennial League’s leading vote-getter in balloting of league coaches in the wake of a season in which he averaged a team-high 13.5 points per game in addition to pacing the Trailblazers with 3.0 assists, ranked second in steals 1.2 per game and third in rebounding 3.5 per contest.
Redding vs. Aurora teams: vs. Regis Jesuit (12 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists; 13 points, 4 assists, 2 steals); vs. Eaglecrest (22 points, 5 rebounds; 15 points); vs. Rangeview (16 points, 6 rebounds); vs. Smoky Hill (18 points; 6 points); vs. Cherokee Trail (12 points, 5 rebounds, 6 assists; 3 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists); vs. Grandview (11 points, 4 rebounds; 14 points, 3 assists, 3 steals)