However the savvy future Blue Devil was able to make his presence known on the opposite end of the floor, and in the battle of the boards. McClure finished with three blocks, three steals, and a season high 17 rebounds.
The Crusaders were down early, and found themselves able to rally before a Hamden spurt re-established the Dragons' lead at 39-37 midway through the third quarter. At that point the Crusaders turned on the offense, going on a 17-2 run to put the game away.
Trinity hosts Career Magnet in Monday's quarterfinal round. They have now won 48 straight consecutive games, including all 24 this season.
Stay tuned to TDD for updates on David McClure and other top recruits.