Bishop Gorman’s defense took it on the chin in the season opener against Mountain Pointe (Ariz.), giving up 319 rushing yards.
The Gaels made sure that didn’t happen again.
It took more than 20 minutes for the Arbor View boys basketball team to take the lead Saturday.
Justin Burks and Terrell Butler made sure the Aggies didn’t lose it.
Khalil Thompson had 18 points and nine assists, and Troy Brown added 12 points and 15 rebounds Saturday to lift Centennial’s boys basketball team to an 82-69 win over Palo Verde in the championship game of the Southwest Rotary Classic in Yuma, Ari
Bishop Gorman’s junior varsity team didn’t miss a shot in overtime Saturday to beat The Meadows in the championship game of the Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament at Lake Mead.
A quick glance at Bishop Gorman’s Randall Cunningham and Reed’s Chris Denn reveals few similarities.
Arbor View boys basketball coach Kyle Hageness knew his team played good defense on Friday.
He just didn’t realize how effective the Aggies were on that end of the court.
Cameron Burton’s steal and buzzer-beating layup at the end of the fourth quarter Friday lifted Valley’s boys basketball team to a 45-43 home win over Cherry Creek (Colo.).
Kelly Oubre scored 52 points on Friday as Findlay Prep rolled to a 112-62 win over Options Academy (D.C.) at Henderson International.
Horace Spencer had 13 points, 11 rebounds and 12 blocked shots for the Pilots (13-0).
Aubree Nish made 7 of 8 free-throw attempts in the fourth quarter Friday to help Shadow Ridge’s girls basketball team to a 47-44 win at Cimarron-Memorial.
Tyler Newby didn’t light up the scoreboard on Friday.
Canyon Springs coach Freddie Banks didn’t yell and scream when his team went into the locker room trailing by five points on Thursday night.
He decided a calm message was more appropriate.
In the immortal words of The Doors’ front man Jim Morrison, this is the end.
The Rancho boys basketball team entered its opener Thursday in need of a confidence boost coming off a three-win season.
Thanks to Lamont Traylor, that’s exactly what the Rams received.
Kelly Oubre had 22 pointsand seven rebounds on Thursday to lead Findlay Prep to a 92-83 win over Westwind Prep (Ariz.) at Henderson International.
Spencer Mathis scored 12 points, and Valley’s boys basketball team used a 12-4 run to start the game on its way to a 47-42 win over visiting Basic on Thursday.