Upstate Guard Prospect Having Great Season

Reporter Mike Sullivan provides a free look at the individual game and regular season progress of Taijay Williams, who is having a terrific season so far for Niagara Falls High School in upstate New York ...

Taijay Williams, a 5-foot-10, 160-pound underclassman guard prospect from Niagara Falls high school in Niagara Falls, New York, keeps on producing some quality games for head coach Sal Costantino's boy's basketball program.

Williams ran off 18 points and handed out seven assists to spark Niagara Falls High School to its 13th victory without a loss, a win over Wheatfield, 70-38.

Previously, Taijay sparked a victory over Kenmore East with 13 points and six assists.

"He has quickness and speed," said Costantino about Williams' defensive play.

In addition, Taijay produced 15 points and had seven steals in a victory over Grand Island High School, 94-38.

In addition, against a solid state contender, Jamestown High School, Taijay produced 18 points and had five assists in the victory. He was named the game's most valuable player.

WHAT SAL COSTANTINO THINKS OF TAIJAY WILLIAMS' INDIVIDUAL GAME:

"He 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 all the underclassmen perform this season for Niagara Falls High School. It's likely several programs will monitor his progress throughout the year, including schools like Siena, Marist, Fordham, etc.


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