ITAT TV: Mustapha Heron Talks About His Outstanding All-Star Game Performance

Auburn basketball signee Mustapha Heron had a huge game to earn MVP honors in Friday night's Derby Classic in Louisville.

Louisville, Ky.--Auburn basketball signee Mustapha Heron, a six-foot-five guard, scored 32 points and

was named Most Valuable Player at the Derby Classic All-Star Game on Friday night.

The five-star prospect, who is from Waterbury, Conn., led Sacred Heart High to a third consecutive state championship as a senior.

Another Auburn signee, point guard Jared Harper from Pebblebrook High in Mableton, Ga., scored 14 points.

Herson said he is looking forward to playing at Auburn for Bruce Pearl. “When I was young, my dad said that’s the coach he wanted me to play for. He lets his guards go. He trusts them.”

Harper, a four-star recruit, won the two-on-two tournament at the DerbyClassic and was a finalist in the three-point shooting contest. Last summer he was MVP of the Peach Jam, one of the top AAU events.

Auburn's other signee from the November period is 6-8 forward Anfernee McLemore from Worth County High in Sylvester, Ga.

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