Stories tagged: boys basketball
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep all-league wing Liam Lloyd announced his oral commitment to play basketball at Grand Canyon University via Twitter on Saturday.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019, 6:22 p.m.
Hall of Fame basketball coach Denny Humphrey died early Wednesday morning, according to family. He was 79.
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson was named the Associated Press boys all-classification state player of the year, an honor announced on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 6:39 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep senior Anton Watson has been named The Spokesman-Review Region boys big school player of the year.
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 10:14 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson, who guided the Bullpups to a second consecutive State 4A title last week, was named “Mr. Basketball” for Washington.
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 6:10 p.m.
Winter sports 2018-19 high school all-league teams
Mon., March 4, 2019, 9:50 p.m.
Dakota Patchen led Colton to the State 1B girls championship, beating Pomeroy 51-43 on Saturday, and was selected by state high school print media as tournament MVP.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:53 p.m.
Anton Watson finished with 33 points on 16-of-19 shooting, with eight rebounds and four assists, and second-seeded Gonzaga Prep (24-2) pulled away from fourth-seeded Mount Si, cementing their legacy with …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:50 p.m.
Once again the Kittitas Coyotes proved they are more than just their Gonzaga-bound senior guard. Though Brock Ravet sure was good on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
Maybe, just maybe, Faith Adams had given the East Valley Knights the spark they so desperately needed as they chased a State 2A title in the SunDome on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:54 p.m.
Paolo Banchero scored 20 points with seven rebounds and O’Dea beat Mt. Spokane 70-39 in the State 3A championship game at the Tacoma Dome on Saturday.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:47 p.m.
Kyler Marsh’s fateful decision to turn out for basketball three years ago never would have come to fruition if not for his brothers’ peer pressure.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 9:43 p.m.
A Cinderella state tournament run and a dramatic championship game comeback fell just short for the St. Maries boys basketball team.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:35 p.m.
There’s a new state title hopeful for Class 3A state boys basketball, and it’s a team outside the Metro League. In fact, it’s on the other side of the state.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:50 p.m.
Mylo Jones’ layup between two defenders with 24 seconds left completed Yakama Tribal’s furious comeback to defeat Almira/Coulee-Hartline 55-53 in the semifinals of the State 1B boys basketball tournament at …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
After finishing third (twice), fifth and sixth since 2013, East Valley’s lengthy quest for that most elusive of trophies has just one step left.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:53 p.m.
As time expired, St. George’s junior Dan Rigsby tossed the ball in the air, caught it and squeezed it tightly, screaming. Rigsby held it for a few more seconds as …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:20 p.m.
Beset by foul trouble and unable to find any offensive rhythm, the Post Falls Trojans fell out of state title contention with a 65-48 loss to Madison on Friday at …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 1:17 a.m.
Liam Lloyd scored 21 points and second-seeded Gonzaga Prep outslugged and outlasted Federal Way 61-53 their State 4A semifinal showdown at the Tacoma Dome on Friday.
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:35 p.m.
Jerry Twenge scored 20 points and second-seeded Mt. Spokane beat ninth-seeded Capital 71-60 in a State 3A quarterfinal at the Tacoma Dome on Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:48 a.m.
One of the B-est things still remaining about the B tournament is taking a look across the court and being unable to tell if the guy with the probing gaze …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:51 p.m.
Anyone hoping Sunnyside Christian’s run of consecutive state titles would end at two might be suffering a case of wishful thinking.
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 9:26 p.m.
Idaho state basketball: Post Falls clips two-time defending state champion Rocky Mountain in 5A quarterfinals
A late 3-pointer by Caden McLean and a bucket by Terrell Mitchell gave the Trojans (18-6) a lead it wouldn’t relinquish.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
Playing to make certain her teammates dream of a state title stayed alive, East Valley senior Genesis Wilkinson took over the second half of Thursday’s State 2A quarterfinal game against …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
Anton Watson scored 22 points with 14 rebounds and four blocked shots and second-seeded Gonzaga Prep cruised past ninth-seeded Kentridge 63-40 in a quarterfinal matchup at the Tacoma Dome on …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 6:41 p.m.
Medical Lake girls coach Kyle Lundberg lived his own personal Groundhog Day on Thursday at the SunDome. But it was all good in the end as his Cardinals advanced to …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:55 p.m.
Despite shooting 37 percent from the field, the third-seeded Dragons clamped down on defense late to close out a 53-44 win over the fifth-seeded Toutle Lake Ducks, advancing to the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 11:25 p.m.
Odessa’s Ryan Moffet set an individual scoring record Wednesday night at the State 1B boys basketball state tournament, finishing with 48 points to lead his Tigers to an 81-73 opening-round …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 10:39 p.m.
The East Valley Knights have a chance to bring home a trophy for the fifth time in six straight trips to state.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 8:58 p.m.
After having a nine-point first period lead reduced to two points heading in the fourth period, the Cardinals did what they’ve done all season according to coach Kyle Lundberg. They …