Austin Cremins is a “big shot,” and it has nothing to do with family ties to one of the most famous names in Atlanta basketball history.
The Blessed Trinity point guard is the nephew of Bobby Cremins, the former Georgia Tech coach. The elder Cremins now guides the College of Charleston, which pulled off an upset over No. 9 North Carolina on Monday.
Meanwhile, the younger Cremins had 14 points, including four 3-pointers, in a 78-25 win over Cross Keys on Tuesday. The game was never close enough for the 5-foot-8, 140-pound senior to build on his legacy.
What is Cremins known for at the Roswell Catholic school? Making game-winning shots at the buzzer. Since cracking into the starting lineup last year, Cremins has had three dramatic buzzer beaters. He did it against Etowah and Buford last year, along with Pace Academy this season.
“I’m not sure really how to explain it,” Blessed Trinity coach