The Centennial boys basketball team spends most mornings working on free-throw shooting.
Stephen Zimmerman had 16 points and 15 rebounds Friday to lead Bishop Gorman’s boys basketball team to an 83-39 win over Capital Christian (Calif.) in the semifinals of the Wild West Shootout in Reno.
When bull rider Sage Kimzey won the All American ProRodeo Finals in Waco, Texas, in October, he was denied one of the prizes — a bottle of Pendleton Whisky — because he wasn’t old enough to drink it legally.
Otilia Price scored 13 points Friday to help Legacy’s girls basketball team to a 50-44 win at Eldorado.
Josh Corona needed just 22 seconds to pin his opponent in a 113-pound match Friday and help host Desert Oasis’ wrestling team to a 54-28 win over Desert Pines.
The game everyone expected to materialize between UNLV and Saint Katherine came to fruition by halftime Friday night at Orleans Arena. And Dantley Walker knew he would have a hand in the 113-53 smackdown the Rebels administered to the NAIA Firebirds.
Friday night’s game against UNLV was essentially a chance for the St. Katherine Firebirds to gain valuable experience on the court and bring some money into the fledgling school’s coffers. It also provided an opportunity for Basic High School alum Jaylen Rose to play a college game in Las Vegas.
UNLV guard Jordan Cornish, making a spot start on Friday night because of injuries to Jelan Kendrick and Rashad Vaughn, was phenomenal.
Marcus Mariota made his final case for the Heisman Trophy, and No. 3 Oregon left no doubt about whether the Pac-12 champions will get a chance to play for the national title.
Gilbert Melendez and Robbie Lawler have come about as close as possible to winning the ultimate prize in mixed martial arts without strapping an Ultimate Fighting Championship belt around their waists. Both fighters will get a shot at redemption at UFC 181 tonight at Mandalay Bay.