Tony Kays never showed any sign of panic last Wednesday. Not once. Not even for a nanosecond.
“He kept telling us, 'We can still do this,'” Anderson County senior Kali Whiteside said.
All season long, the Lady Bearcats had been considered one of the state's best teams. After a monstrous December, Anderson moved up to No. 2 in the state and earned the tag as the team to beat in the Eighth Region. Yet, there the Lady Bearcats were, staring at a 10-point deficit with 90 seconds to play.