Posts Tagged: Basketball

Drammeh cleans glass late to complete win, first double-double

November 22, 2017

Anchorage’s Pindo Drammeh grabbed 10 rebounds, including a few huge boards late in the game that set up the go-ahead points, to key Clarke’s 79-76 win over Grace College in Winona Lake, Indiana. The 6-foot-9 center finished with 10 points to complete his first double-double in seven games with his new NAIA team from Iowa…. Read more »

Central Wyoming undefeated when White reaches double digits

November 21, 2017

The college basketball season just started, but Central Wyoming has already discovered a winning formula with Marquis White of Anchorage. The JC is 5-0 when the freshman reaches doubles figures. Central Wyoming remained undefeated after White pumped in a season-high 21 points in 21 minutes in a 106-101 win over Eastern Wyoming. White, of East… Read more »

Auble posts career-high 20 points in back-to-back games w/ Biola

November 19, 2017

Levi Auble of Valdez is like a new player for the Biola basketball team. The junior swingman came out this season and produced a career-high 20 points in back-to-back games for the NCAA D2 team in Los Angeles, California. Auble, of Anchorage Christian fame, is averaging 14 points in 25 minutes through the first five… Read more »

Hebard pours in 24 points in 25 minutes on 10-for-10 shooting

November 17, 2017

After rocking the Pac-12 last season as a freshman, Oregon’s Ruthy Hebard of Fairbanks is rolling as a sophomore. The 6-foot-4 forward went a perfect 10-for-10 from the floor as the 10th-ranked Ducks beat No. 19 Texas A&M 83-68 in College Station, Texas. Hebard, of West Valley High fame, finished with a season-high 24 points… Read more »

Sherman-Newsome has career-high 26, 3rd career double-double

November 14, 2017

Now that he’s a senior, Anchorage’s Iziah Sherman-Newsome has brought a sense of urgency to the Simon Fraser University men’s basketball team. In the first game of the year he pumped in a career-high 26 points on 9-of-13 shooting in an 87-75 win over Hawaii Hilo during the GNAC/Pac West Challenge in Bellingham, Washington. The… Read more »

Williams puts up consistent points despite inconsistent minutes

November 12, 2017

His playing time has been like a roller coaster, yet Travante Williams of Anchorage has managed to stay on track with his new team in Portugal. The first-year guard for Oliveirense has averaged 10 points over the first six games and established himself as one of the team’s better scorers when given a chance to… Read more »

Abdul-Bassit has 22 points, go-ahead 3 to key win in Albania

November 11, 2017

Jalil Abdul-Bassit of Anchorage was nearly perfect from the floor as he pumped in 22 points for Albanian SK Tirana in a 79-76 win over Bulgarian Levski in Balkan League play. The former University of Oregon standout made 9-of-11 shots, including the go-ahead 3-pointer late in the fourth quarter. He finished 3-of-5 from downtown. The… Read more »

Bell-Holter headlines hoops youth camp Saturday in Anchorage

November 9, 2017

After playing basketball all over the world, Hydaburg’s Damen Bell-Holter is coming back to Alaska to share his experiences with the next generation of players. The former Oral Roberts University all-star will be at Begich Middle School on Saturday for one day only. Bell-Holter, of Ketchikan High fame, has professional experience in Italy, Finland, Turkey… Read more »

Fromm nets 2nd straight 20-point performance for Wyoming CC

November 8, 2017

Anchorage’s Nathan Fromm was a dunk machine in high school, but his all-around game was overshadowed. It’s come to light in college. The Western Wyoming Community College freshman has found different ways to score and already reached the 20-point plateau in two straight games, both times flirting with a double-double. The 6-foot-4 starting forward collected… Read more »

Hook ’em Horns: Hepa commits to Texas, cites trust in coaches

November 3, 2017

When most people think of Texas they think of football, but a tall teen from the Arctic Slope hopes to change that perception. Four-star national recruit Kamaka Hepa of Barrow has committed to the University of Texas with hopes of getting the Big 12 team back to prominence under coach Shaka Smart. The 6-foot-9 forward… Read more »