Posts Tagged: Basketball

Doutrive records first career Pac-12 double-double for Arizona

February 11, 2019

Anchorage’s Devonaire Doutrive doesn’t always get a chance to play extended minutes for the University of Arizona, so when his number was called in a lopsided loss he stepped up. Cleanup duties might cause some guys to pout, but Doutrive pounced on the opportunity and delivered his first double-double in the Pac-12. The 6-foot-5 freshman… Read more »

Pili closes in on Hebard, Jacobson for AK 4A girls scoring record

February 8, 2019

Anchorage’s Alissa Pili has already achieved so much in her high school hoops career, but there is one major milestone she still covets. The Alaska Class 4A girls career scoring record. The Dimond High senior currently stands No. 3 on the all-time list with 2,220 points, needing just seven more to catch No. 2 Ruthy… Read more »

Charlie cans career-high 23 points, five 3s for Skagit Valley

February 6, 2019

Kiah Charlie of Scammon Bay had the best game of her college career with a 23-point performance for Skagit Valley College in an 80-77 loss in the NWAC to Everett College near Seattle, Washington. The former Alaska Class 1A player of the year knocked down a career-best five 3-pointers and also enjoyed career highs in… Read more »

Hale’s scoring punch keeps Bamberg in playoff hunt in Germany

February 5, 2019

After losing two straight games, Bamberg couldn’t afford to drop another one and turned to rookie DaJonee Hale of Anchorage. The former NAIA player of the year pumped in a team-high 19 points and added six rebounds to help Bamberg beat Rhein-Main 79-57 and maintain its second-place status in the country’s second-league south division standings…. Read more »

Miller is a first-rate player on a last-place team in the NWAC

February 3, 2019

Moses Miller of Anchorage is one of the most productive offensive players in the NWAC, but his team hasn’t produced many wins in the South Division. He’s a first-rate player on a last-place team. The sophomore guard is one of only three players in the NWAC to accumulate 400 points and 100 assists on the… Read more »

New Mexico JC has won 12 of 13 games with Fromm in lineup

February 2, 2019

Never mind good luck charm, Anchorage’s Nathan Fromm is more like an ace up the sleeve for the Junior Mexico Junior College. The Thunderbirds are 12-1 with him in the lineup and 17-6 overall. Fromm has scored double figures six times, including a recent 78-70 win over Howard College when he had 10 of his… Read more »

Terry pumps in 17 points for Hardin-Simmons on Senior Night

Seward’s Jalen Terry played one of his best all-around games of the season for Hardin-Simmons University on Senior Night. The 6-foot-7 senior forward produced 17 points, six rebounds and a season-high five assists in a 103-96 loss to Mary Hardin-Baylor in Abilene, Texas. He had a hand in seven of his team’s final 20 points…. Read more »

Griffin reaches fourth WNBL Finals since 2013 in Australia

February 1, 2019

Eagle River’s Kelsey Griffin is going back to the WNBL Finals in Australia. The seventh-year forward will make her fourth career appearance in the best-of-three series, but her first with the Canberra Capitals. The Capitals clinched a finals trip with a 2-0 series win over No. 4 Perth in the league semifinals. Griffin, of Chugiak… Read more »

Osborne pushes 3-point streak to 26 games for No.3 Whitman

January 31, 2019

One of the best 3-point shooters in the country is from Anchorage. And his name is Trevor Osborne. The Whitman College junior guard has made a 3-pointer in 26 consecutive games and currently ranks No. 3 nationally in NCAA D3 with a .521 season percentage on 50-of-96 shooting. NCAA D3 Leaders .540 Calvin Songster, Marysville… Read more »

Hebard passes Jacobson for No. 5 among AK women D1 scorers

January 29, 2019

Ruthy Hebard of Fairbanks has moved into the top-5 among top NCAA D1 women’s basketball scorers from Alaska. The University of Oregon junior forward racked up 27 points in a weekend Pac-12 series to give her 1,535 career points. Hebard, of West Valley High fame, passed former Kansas State University and Chugiak High star Brit… Read more »