It takes a lot to impress Carson High basketball coach Carlos Mendeguia, and his basketball team did him proud Tuesday night.
The veteran coach tossed out praise like it was candy, and with good reason.
Thanks to 27 points by Rafe King and tremendous team defense, the Senators pounded Spanish Springs 56-36 Tuesday night at Morse Burley Gym.
What makes the win even more impressive is that Carson played without three of its top bench players - Kyle Denning (illness), Bruce McIntosh (ankle) and Austin Shaffer (concussion). Shaffer's injury happened during pre-game warmups when he was hit in the head …