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BASKETBALL: Brown’s 33 points help Eldorado boys earn road win

Jayveon Brown scored 18 of his game-high 33 points in the third quarter to help Eldorado’s boys basketball team to a 73-68 road win at Cheyenne on Friday.

Brown helped the Sundevils outscore the Desert Shields 29-19 in the third quarter to take a 61-49 lead.

Shane Barnes added 12 points for Eldorado.

Jarrell Bell had 26 points, 10 assists and five steals to lead Cheyenne. Joseph Rose added 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Desert Shields.


Eldorado 62, Cheyenne 59 — At Eldorado, Desia Walker scored 27 points as the Sundevils topped the Desert Shields.

Eldorado led 33-26 at the half, and held on at the foul line. The Sundevils were 21-for-37 from the free-throw line, while Cheyenne was just 13-for-33.

Bria Buchanan led the Desert Shields with 24 points.

Centennial 66, Las Vegas 19 — At Las Vegas, Karina Brandon led a balanced attack with 15 points as the Bulldogs raced past the Wildcats.

Unique Wilson added nine points, and Teirra Hicks and Paige Barber each scored eight for Centennial, which led 52-11 at the half.

Shaleea Butler led Las Vegas with 13 points.

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