Memphis East High School basketball wins state championship

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis East High School has come out on top again.

The East Mustangs won their eighth state title in school history when they beat the Southwind High School Jaguars Saturday for the Class AAA title with a decisive 65-45 score.

Chandler Lawson was the game’s MVP. He had 18 points and 15 rebounds in 29 minutes of play.

East High’s eight boys’ basketball titles are more than any other school in Tennessee, according to TSSAA.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News

More News