Upstate Underclassman Off To Great Start

Reporter Mike Sullivan provides a season update and an individual look at the basketball game of Taijay Williams of Niagara Falls High School in Niagara Falls, New York ...

Niagara Falls head coach Sal Costantino came into this season as very excited about his boy's basketball team. It's a roster that features some of the best underclassmen talent in New York State.

He wasn't disappointed on opening night at Niagara Falls High School upended Jamestown.

Taijay Williams, a 5-foot-10, 160-pound backcourt prospect, produced 18 points and added five assists in the victory. He was named the game's most valuable player.

Costantino feels Williams' play is one of the key factors in having a successful season.

WHAT SAL COSTANTINO THINKS OF TAIJAY WILLIAMS' INDIVIDUAL GAME:

"Taijay Williams is a junior point guard who can do several things well on the court," said Costantino. "He is a player who provides a scoring touch on the offensive side.

"He also provides a lockdown mentality on defense."

We will keep you informed on how the underclassmen perform this season for Niagara Falls High School.


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