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Boys basketball: Placer pulls out another victory in Nevada

The Hillmen keep finding ways to win. On Wednesday night at Sparks High School in Nevada, the Placer High boys basketball team used a last-second Derek Haney bucket to beat Reed 5 ...

McClenahan leads Colfax JV girls basketball in 32-27 tourney win

Caleigh McClenahan had 14 points and 14 rebounds Wednesday night, leading the Colfax junior varsity girls basketball team to a 32-27 victory over Paradise in the first round of the ...

Auburn Journal Male Athlete of the Week: 6-foot-7 sophomore comes up huge for Hillmen hoopsters

Placer High boys basketball coach Mark Lee is expecting big things from Jeremy Lillis this season. But the Hillmen coach didn’t think the 6-foot-7, 180-pound sophomore would ...

Del Oro Invitational postponed until Friday

The 54th annual Del Oro Invitational has been postponed a day.   The boys basketball tournament was scheduled to start Thursday in Loomis but won’t begin until Friday, ...

Update: 54th DO Invite postponed one day

Dec. 11 Update: Due to severe weather conditions, Del Oro Invitational games that were supposed to start today and go through Saturday will now be played Friday and Saturday o ...

Boys basketball: Bear River beats Truckee for Ganskie’s 600th win; Colfax falls at Yuba City

Bear River High boys basketball coach Duwaine Ganskie can recall a lot of good memories from his 28-year career. On Tuesday night at Truckee High with a 47-25 victory, the Bruins ...

Bear River boys in transition from football to basketball season

Bear River High boys basketball coach Duwaine Ganskie was missing half of his team when the Bruins started gearing up for their 2014-15 season. The fact that many of his key retur ...

Girls basketball: Forest Lake Christian wins own tourney; Colfax loses to Menlo

Forest Lake Christian High School’s girls basketball team swept its own Christmas Classic tournament over the weekend, winning all of its games decisively and using its entir ...

Boys basketball: Del Oro beats Center in tournament game

Del Oro’s boys basketball team picked up its first win of the season Saturday when the Golden Eagles topped Center in the seventh-place game of the Jack Scott Tournament play ...