basketball

Lincoln Youth Basketball season nears an end

The Youth Basketball program of Lincoln Youth Sports is closing in on the end of the season and the following teams are at the top of their divisions.  The leading teams (rec ...

Last second tip-in ends Whitney’s playoff run

There was a stunned silence in the Whitney High gymnasium following the final buzzer, as it sank in that the Wildcats’ boys basketball team had just been eliminated from the ...

Warriors stay close, but fall to No. 4 CSU-San Marcos

The William Jessup University men's basketball program played their final non-conference contest of the 2014-15 season on Thursday when they welcomed the NAIA's fourth-rank ...

Sierra College teams defeat Sac City as playoffs await

As if 40 minutes wasn't enough, the Sierra College and Sacramento City College men’s basketball game took another five minutes to decide a 103-98 thrilling victory for th ...

A local look at basketball’s third season

It's playoff season for high school basketball. Lincoln’s and Whitney’s boys and girls and Rocklin’s boys made it to the “third” season that bega ...

Whitney swiftly dispatches Cordova to start the playoffs

To open Round 1 of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II girls basketball playoffs, Whitney High hosted familiar Capital Athletic League foe Cordova Tuesday and set the tone earl ...

Whitney falls to Cosumnes Oaks and Antelope to end regular season

The Whitney High boys basketball team closed out its regular season at Antelope Monday night and fell to the Capital Valley Conference No. 2 team 65-57. The Wildcats beat the Titan ...

Rocklin topples Nevada Union and heads for playoffs in spite of Folsom loss

The Rocklin High boys basketball team had Folsom fans a bit nervous Friday night, for two quarters at least. The Thunder rallied back from a 19-15 first-quarter deficit to tie the ...

Whitney girls enter playoffs No. 5, but end season with loss

Devastating – no, disappointing – yes, was the Whitney High girls basketball team's 60-52 loss to Antelope Monday to close out the regular season. A win really wou ...

Rocklin girls wrap up season with losses to Folsom, Nevada Union

The Rocklin High girls basketball team did not go out without a fight, but Folsom proved too strong to allow the Thunder to go out with a victory in the regular season finale. Eig ...