As final minutes of basketball games go, Jayden Eggleston’s last minute on Tuesday is pretty difficult to top.
The Coronado girls basketball team played an extra game during the Gator Winter Classic, meaning Tuesday’s Gold Bracket quarterfinal at Green Valley was its fifth game in four days.
Tournament Most Valuable Player Megan Jacobs scored 14 points Tuesday to lead the Bishop Gorman girls basketball team to a 43-40 win over Mira Costa (Calif.) in a semifinal of the SoCal Holiday Prep Classic in San Diego.
Silverado girls basketball coach Dean Bosch wasted two timeouts during a span of 1 minute, 10 seconds in the second quarter. After the second one, Bosch warned his team they may need the timeouts at the end of the game.
With her team leading by 38 points less than two minutes into the third quarter Monday, Centennial girls basketball coach Karen Weitz sent five subsitutes to the scorer’s table.