NSCIF: Tulelake boys earn No. 5 seed

CHICO, Calif. — The Northern Section California Interscholastic Federation announced the brackets for the 2012 NSCIF/Les Schwab Basketball Championships, with the Tulelake Honkers boys basketball team earning the No. 5 seed in the Division V bracket. The Honkers will host No. 12 Los Molinos on Wednesday to open up the four-round, 16- team sectional tournament....
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MVL: Triad advances over Hosanna

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — In a league where the top three tournament seeds went 6-6 against one another in the regular season, it shouldn’t be a surprise that Friday’s match-up between the No. 2 Triad Timberwolves and No. 3 Hosanna Christian Lions was so back-and-forth. Exchanging the lead six times, in a game with...
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Hustlin’ Owls fly past Beacons

EUGENE, Ore. – Oregon Tech, the top ranked team in the NAIA, clinched at least a share of the Cascade Collegiate Conference regular season crown for the fifth time in the last six seasons by knocking off Northwest Christian, 80-66 in the Morse Event Center. It was the Beacons that had an early advantage,...
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MVL: Gilchrist defeats Butte Falls girls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Junior Ashley James scored 18 points to lead Gilchrist past Butte Falls 35-25 in the first game of the Mountain Valley playoffs at Oregon Tech’s Danny Miles Court. Shawna Creech scored 14 points to lead Butte Falls. Gilchrist advances to Saturday play versus the loser of Friday’s Paisley-Triad game. The...
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HS Hoops: Henley-Mazama for title; 2A/1A playoffs

PHOENIX, Ore. — The Skyline Conference playoffs resumed Thursday night with four semifinals between the girls and boys. Boys: Phoenix 70, Klamath Union 53 Klamath Union’s boys visited No. 2 seed Phoenix, trying to beat the Pirates for the first time in three tries. Phoenix senior Tyler Dungannon went off again offensively. Audio: 960...
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Pac-12 Hoops: Oregon cannot overcome Cal

BERKELEY, Calif. – Justin Cobbs scored a career-high 28 points, leading California to an 86-83 victory over Oregon on Thursday night. Harper Kamp added 20 points for the Golden Bears (21-6, 11-3), while David Kravish scored 13 as Cal remained tied at the top of the Pac-12 with Washington, which beat Arizona State Thursday. Devoe...
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Pac-12 Hoops: Oregon State loses third straight

STANFORD, Calif. – Chasson Randle matched his season high with 24 points, Aaron Bright added 20 and Stanford beat Oregon State 87-82 on Thursday night. Anthony Brown had 11 points, and Josh Owens added nine points and recorded his 500th career rebound for the Cardinal (18-8, 8-6 Pac-12). Jared Cunningham scored 22 points and Roberto...
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HS Preview: Skyline playoffs resume tonight

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Basin-area high school basketball teams resume postseason tournaments Thursday night, with four Skyline playoff games. For the girls, Phoenix is at top-seed Henley at 7:00 PM, while Klamath Union takes on No. 2 Mazama at the same time. In the boys bracket, top-seeded North Valley hosts Mazama, while Klamath Union goes...
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Pac-12 Hoops: OSU visits Stanford in 4OT rematch

Correction: Oregon State vs Stanford basketball is at 6:30 PM and will not be carried on 960 the Sports Legend PALO ALTO, Calif. — Pac-12 hoops Thursday night includes the Beavers, traveling to Stanford (17-8; 7-6 Pac-12) with the broadcast beginning at 4:30 PM (960 the Sports Legend). Oregon State (15-10, 5-8) was swept...
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OIT basketball player found dead

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The Oregon Institute of Technology released an e-mail to students, faculty and staff Wednesday afternoon informing that sophomore men’s basketball redshirt Nathanael Maddox passed away earlier this week. A memorial service is planned on Monday at Hinson Church in Portland at 10:00 AM, Maddox’s hometown where he attended Cleveland High School....
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