Watching Desi Sills (updated 3:15 p.m.)...

His Jonesboro team is playing Pine Bluff in the 6A semifinal.

He hit a free throw early and then buried a 3-pointer to put Jonesboro up 7-1.

But he said something to the Pine Bluff bench and was hit with a technical, which was his second foul.

Jonesboro head coach Wes Swift immediately took him out of the game and really lit into him.

He did not play he rest of the half

He’s had 15 of his 19 points since halftime.

Jonesboro 57, Pine Bluff 41 - 3:59 left.

Sills ends up scoring 18 of his game-high 22 points after halftime to lead Jonesboro to a 65-48 win over Pine Bluff in the first Class 6A semfinal on Saturday.

The Golden Hurricane (25-5) will try to win a second straight Class 6A title when they play in Hot Springs next week at a time that will be announced on Sunday.

Jonesboro will face the winner of tonight’s West Memphis-Little Rock Hall game.

Sills went immediately to the Pine Bluff bench after the game to apologize for his technical.

Saw him last year during Hot Springs championship weekend. How does his handle and perimeter game look now?

Better, but Tony Hutson is running the point.

He was 3-of-5 from 3-point range, was money at the FT line and had two massive dunks down the lane.

Dudley is this Lehr Arena on the West Memphis High campus? Is it brand new?

Yes, it is on campus. Looks really new.

What is his true height? Is it closer to 6’ or 6’2”? I’ve seen him listed at both