High school basketball

Hansen's three-pointer lifts Granite Bay over Roseville in SFL basketball

The chants of “Jer-ry, Jer-ry!” began softly during the first minute of the fourth quarter after Granite Bay High School forward Jerry Hansen drilled his third three-po ...

Oakmont pummeled by Bella Vista in CVC basketball rematch

Minutes into the first quarter, it was clear the No. 4-ranked Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Bella Vista Broncos wouldn’t be losing a second Capital Valley Conference game t ...

Valley Christian wins league JV tournament with two blowouts

Valley Christian Academy blew out Sacramento Adventist 75-42 and Yuba City-Faith Christian 77-51 on Thursday to win the Sacramento Metro Athletic League’s JV boys basketball ...

Streaking Nevada Union takes down Granite Bay in SFL basketball

Nevada Union High School struggled coming out of the gate in the first half of Sierra Foothill League basketball play, opening with losses to Roseville, Granite Bay and Del Oro.It& ...

Garcia carries Roseville to OT win over Rocklin

Roseville High School boys basketball coach Greg Granucci can look his bench up and down nowadays and wonder where the next big performance will come from.On Wednesday night, it wa ...

Woodcreek wants a full house for Pink Zone basketball game Feb. 9

Woodcreek High School’s girls basketball team will be host to Granite Bay on Thursday in its fourth annual Pink Zone Game.The freshman game is at 4 p.m., followed by the JV g ...

Former Roseville coach adds some Pop to son's Bella Vista basketball program

There’s a timeout in the action at Christian Brothers High School in Sacramento, and Grant Gonzalez is all over the basketball court — dribbling, shooting, swishing, ch ...

Granite Bay comes back for SFL basketball victory over Woodcreek

Gasping for breath, palms sweaty and right eyebrow throbbing, Nathan Brillington stood at the free throw line.Though three-quarters of the gym was against him – that portion ...

Oakmont opens second half with basketball win over Rio Linda

It’s the time of the high school basketball season that separates the contenders from the also-rans. With the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs looming, it’s the time for pl ...

Oakmont can't keep up with running Del Campo

Basketball many times is a sport of runs, and that fickle nature was on display Friday night at Oakmont High School.The Vikings utilized a furious rally to take control coming out ...

Roseville misses at buzzer; Woodcreek has first SFL win

It was a barnburner at Woodcreek High School on Thursday night, as the host Timberwolves and rival Roseville went down to the final buzzer.The Timberwolves kept the Tigers at a def ...

Del Oro soars over Granite Bay from opening tip

Del Oro High School scored the first eight points in its Sierra Foothill League matchup at Granite Bay on Thursday night, and the Golden Eagles didn’t stop until the final bu ...

Oakmont zones out in loss to Casa Roble

Oakmont High School boys basketball coach Rick Campbell took a moment to consider the scoreboard following the Vikings' 44-29 Capital Valley Conference loss at Casa Roble on Wednes ...