North Central High School freshman Eron Gordon, shown here against Lawrence North on Jan. 18, has lived up to the lofty expectations that come with being the younger brother of NBA star Eric Gordon. Eron was offered scholarship by Indiana and Purdue, among others, before he entered high school and has stepped in to lead the Panthers (12-4) in scoring.
Eron Gordon leads a fastbreak for NC in the fourth quarter. North Central defeated Lawrence North 59-57 on an off balance shot at the buzzer by Darius Latham at LN Friday January 18, 2013. Rob Goebel/The Star.
Eron Gordon, right, celebrates after Darius Latham, 30, drew a foul to go to the line late in the fourth quarter against Lawrence North on Jan. 18. North Central won 59-57 on an off-balanced shot at the buzzer.