(RARE) 2006 Nike Peach Jam Semi's- Meanstreets vs Boo Williams


Meanstreets point guard Derrick Rose with the two hand reverse during a semifinal match-up with Boo Williams (Photo Credit:Greg Nelson)

In a game that featured five future NBA players, the talented backcourt of Derrick Rose (Memphis/NBA) and Eric Gordon (Indiana/NBA) proved to be the difference as Meanstreets edged out Boo Williams 71-68 in the 2006 Nike Peach Jam semifinals. Rose was sensational, finishing with 24 points, 7 assists and 3 rebounds while Gordon added 17 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists. 6'5 center Tim Flowers was a grown man inside, posting a double double with 12 points and 15 rebounds against a future NBA front court on Boo Williams.


Boo Williams was led by then standout sophomore Ed Davis (UNC/NBA) who finished with 14 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists and 2 blocks, while Patrick Patterson (Kentucky/NBA) posted 13 points, 5 rebounds and 4 blocks. Top 25 guard Chris Wright (Georgetown/NBA) added 12 points and 2 assists.


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