Milton got 18 points, nine assists and six rebounds from Bruce Thornton, a junior guard committed to Ohio State, but lost Thursday to IMG Academy 73-68. Kanaan Carlyle scored 22 points for Milton. Jaden Bradley, a five-star recruit and point guard, scored 20 for IMG.
On Thursday, Pace senior Matthew Cleveland scored 30 points in his final high school game, but the Knights fell short against Oak Hill Academy of Virginia 84-77. Cleveland, who has signed with Florida State, was 12-of-18 from the field, made a pair of 3-pointers and had eight rebounds. Josh Reed, a junior, scored 21 points. Oak Hill is the most renowned prep school basketball program in the country. Its alumni include Carmelo Anthony, Jerry Stackhouse and Josh Smith.