Scott, who scored more than 1,150 points his final two seasons, had 23 in an 82-79 overtime loss to Lake Clifton in the 4A North region semis. Scott will play in the April 7 Capital Classic at MCI Center.
The 6-foot-2 junior guard generated enthusiasm in South Carroll and Carroll County basketball this season upon his transfer from DeMatha early in the season. Strickland, Carroll County's Player of the Year, led the Cavaliers to a 20-5 season and No. 14 ranking in The Sun's poll by averaging an area overall best 30.5 points a game. In 21 games, Strickland scored 641 points, shooting 52 percent from the field, 43.5 from three-point range and 75 percent at the line. He also averaged 4.2 assists, 4.3 rebounds and 2.0 steals a game.