Posts Tagged: Basketball

Hebard bags 24 points in Civil War loss to Oregon State

January 19, 2018

Oregon Ducks sophomore sensation Ruthy Hebard of Fairbanks scored 24 points and played a career-high 40 minutes in an 85-79 loss to arch rival Oregon State in the annual Civil War series. She sank 10-of-16 field goals to improve her season shooting percentage to .680 – which ranks 3rd in the NCAA. The 6-foot-4 forward… Read more »

Brackett one of best in NAIA Chicagoland basketball conference

January 17, 2018

When it comes to efficiency on the basketball court, nobody in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference is better than Travon Brackett of Anchorage. The Holy Cross College senior is the only player in the NAIA league that ranks in the top 10 in total rebounds, assists and free-throw percentage. He ranks 11th in turnover-to-assist ratio…. Read more »

Calloway surpasses 500 career points for Walla Walla Wolves

January 14, 2018

Three-point specialist Alec Calloway of Juneau joined the 500-point club in just his second season at Walla Walla University. The senior guard is averaging 8.9 points in 20 games for the NAIA school in Washington. He enjoyed a big weekend against Evergreen State College when he pumped in 29 points in the two-game series, including… Read more »

Hale nets 30, including buzzer beater to key upset win for CMU

January 13, 2018

Nene Hale of Anchorage scored five points in the final seven seconds, including a 15-foot jumper at the buzzer, to give Central Methodist an 82-81 win over NAIA nationally ranked MidAmerican Nazarene. With 7.1 seconds left and her team down one point, the All-American guard took the inbounds pass and drove the length of the… Read more »

Wyche appreciates hoops more than ever after missing 3 months

January 11, 2018

Anchorage’s Da’Zhon Wyche had no idea how much he loved basketball until it was taken away. Ruled ineligible for the first semester at Laramie County Community College, the sophomore starter missed the first half of the season and his presence was missed by the Golden Eagles. The team went 8-8 without last season’s leading scorer…. Read more »

Third-ranked JC hoops team unbeaten with Bailey as a starter

January 9, 2018

The Pima Community College men’s basketball team was pretty good when Jeremiah Bailey of Fairbanks was coming off the bench. But the JC team has been unbeatable with him as a starter. The third-ranked Pima Aztecs are 9-0 since the freshman from Alaska was added to the starting lineup. It’s no accident, either. The 6-foot-6… Read more »

Alaska’s top scorer in NWAC, Miller nets 36 points and 8 triples

January 7, 2018

Moses Miller of Anchorage has shot the 3-pointer well this season and has enjoyed some high scoring games this season in the NWAC. But the Southwestern Oregon freshman had never had the kind of success he did against Clackamas. Miller buried 12-of-18 field goals, including 8-of-13 triples, en route to a season-high 36-point effort in… Read more »

Auble ranks fourth in PacWest with .526 shooting percentage

January 5, 2018

Levi Auble of Valdez isn’t just the best shooter on the Biola basketball team, he’s one of the most accurate in the PacWest Conference. The 6-foot-6 junior ranks fourth in the league with a .526 field-goal percentage on 80-for-152 shooting. He has reached double figures in 11 of 14 games, highlighted by a 29-point effort… Read more »

Hale surpasses 1,500 career points at Central Methodist [Mo]

January 4, 2018

Anchorage’s Nene Hale climbed to fifth on Central Methodist all-time scoring list, but reaching the No. 1 spot isn’t her goal. Helping the Eagles become No. 1 in the conference is. With 29 points in last game, the senior scoring machine reached the 1,500-point milestone and moved into fifth place in program history with 1,503… Read more »

Puoy has most productive game of season for Arizona Western

January 3, 2018

Theyoung Puoy of Anchorage used a fast start to drive her big game and help Arizona Western beat Phoenix College 71-57 in Yuma, Arizona. The 6-foot sophomore scored eight points, grabbed two rebounds and added an assist in an active first quarter. She kept the hot hand and made 6-of-10 field goals to match her… Read more »