Through three games last season, the SCHS boys’ basketball team was 1-2, and it wouldn't win on the road until Dec. 22.
This season, Shelby has turned all that around. The Rockets are 3-0 and already has won at Trinity and Dunbar.
What’s the difference?
SCHS senior Donovan Johnson is coming ready to play.
“I don’t feel like I have to get warmed-up in the game now,” he said. “I’m trying to go game speed during warm-ups, so I can be ready.