Azzi Fudd hit a game-tying jumper with 45 seconds to play then hit the winning free throws with 8.3 seconds left to lift the second-ranked Cadets to a 63-61 win over the Bulldogs in New York City.
La Lumiere (Indiana) held the Gaels without a field goal for the final 5:34 to pull out a 74-69 double-overtime victory Thursday in the quarterfinals of the GEICO Nationals in New York City.
The Bulldogs will make history Friday when they become the first Nevada girls basketball team to play in the GEICO Nationals in New York City.
Bishop Gorman plays top-seeded La Lumiere (Indiana) at 1 p.m. Thursday in the GEICO Nationals in New York City. The game will be televised on ESPNU.
Karen Weitz, who began blazing a trail for Southern Nevada girls basketball more than two decades ago, will lead her Bulldogs into the GEICO Nationals beginning Friday in New York City.
Trinity International’s Daishen Nix, a 6-foot-5-inch point guard, will join 54 of the nation’s top high school players at the three-day USA Basketball junior national team training camp in Minneapolis.
The schedules and results (when available) for the GEICO Nationals boys and girls tournaments are here.
Clark’s Jalen Hill and Faith Lutheran’s Brevin Walter and Clark coach Chad Beeten will participate in the Big Baller Brand All-American Game on Sunday at Orleans Arena.
Here is the 2019 Nevada Preps all-state boys basketball team.