Things got interesting toward the end of the third quarter of the Division I boys state basketball championship game Friday night at Orleans Arena.
Veteran Centennial girls basketball coach Karen Weitz couldn’t have drawn up a better start Friday.
She knew at the stop sign, like one does when the telephone rings in the middle of the night. Nothing ever good comes from that.
Desert Pines boys basketball coach Mike Uzan is quick to point out that his team spends most of its practice time working on defense.
Faith Lutheran girls basketball coach Jennifer Karner knows defense plays a huge part in all successful teams. That’s the reason she’s constantly pleading for tough, on-ball pressure.
Follow the link for the schedule and results (when available) for the boys and girls basketball state tournaments.
Jake Epstein led a balanced scoring attack with 16 points, and The Meadows boys basketball team held off a furious rally by Yerington to earn a 52-50 win in a Division III state semifinal at Sunrise Mountain on Friday.
Needles girls basketball team didn’t exactly have one of its best offensive days Friday.
Spring Mountain’s boys basketball team has never won a state championship.
With 90 seconds left in the Division IV state semifinal, Pahranagat Valley senior Jamie Hansen was sprawled out on a chair on her team’s bench, five seats away from anyone else.
Some players look for someplace to hide with the game on the line. Palo Verde junior guard Taylor Miller looks for the ball.
Bishop Gorman big man Chase Jeter missed an ill-advised 18-footer on the Gaels’ first possession on Thursday.
Bishop Gorman girls basketball coach Sheryl Krmpotich didn’t think 39 points would be enough to win a state semifinal game.
Karina Brandon grabbed 10 offensive rebounds in the first half of Thursday’s Division I state semifinals.
Follow the link for the live blog of the Division I state girls basketball semifinal between Bishop Gorman and Liberty.
Agassi Prep boys basketball coach Trevor Diggs remembers every little detail about a loss that happened nearly 14 months ago. That’s because the second-year coach doesn’t have many setbacks on his resume.
The Pioneers play Palo Verde in one semifinal of the Division I state tournament, and Bishop Gorman plays Galena in the other semifinal. The games are Thursday at the Orleans Arena.
Bishop Gorman (23-5) will face Sunrise Region champion Liberty (25-3) in one Division I state semifinal, and Sunset Region champion Centennial (29-2) faces Northern Region champion Bishop Manogue (25-3) in the other. The games are set for Thursday at the Orleans Arena.
By now you’ve probably heard about the girls basketball game in Tennessee last week involving two teams intentionally trying to lose.
Coronado boys basketball coach Jeff Kaufman kept coming back to one word when describing senior forward Nick Kornieck: unorthodox.
Karina Brandon wasn’t always her team’s leading scorer or rebounder.
Boulder City flag football coach Chris Morelli joked that the anxiety of completing an unbeaten season was starting to take a toll on his sleep.
Palo Verde’s boys basketball team led by as many as 20 points in the third quarter Monday and looked to be ready to roll past Valley. Then things got interesting.
Veteran Bishop Gorman girls basketball coach Sheryl Krmpotich had good reason to be nervous Monday.
Boulder City’s Jeanne Carmell may be the best flag football quarterback in Southern Nevada.