CORNELIUS – Hough High guard Drexler Clark committed to play basketball at Belmont Abbey College next season. He’s the first player in Hough’s three-year history to advance to the college level.

Clark, a 5-foot-11 senior, was an I-MECK 4A all-conference pick this season. He led the Huskies to a 23-6 and the fourth round of the N.C. 4A playoffs. Clark averaged 14.7 points, 4.3 assists, 2.2 steals and shot 49 percent from the field.


- Cliff Mehrtens