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Nigel Holley preparing for next step

Updated: March 3, 2011, 12:06 PM ET
By Dave Telep, ESPN Recruiting
Just shooting some 3s ...

1. Development of the basketball ego

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- The last time a Division I center played at New Hanover, the Wildcats rode current Wake Forest center Ty Walker to a state championship. Nigel Holley (Wilmington, N.C./New Hanover) is different than Walker but the plan is the same ... next year. Holley and New Hanover will play in the regional final game Saturday for a birth in the state championship, however, it's not Holley's team just yet. He's a 6-foot-7 starter and contributor, but not the focal point.

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