Posts Tagged: Basketball

Oleson nets 19 points to help UCAM Murcia win in Spain

November 28, 2017

He might be the oldest player on his team, but Brad Oleson of North Pole looked a lot like his younger self in UCAM Murcia’s 82-71 win over Retabet in Spain’s top division. The 34-year-old played a team-high 33 minutes, pumped in 19 points and earned the game’s highest player ranking. He knocked down 4-of-5… Read more »

Miller leads SW Oregon in scoring, ranks top-20 in NWAC

November 25, 2017

The progression of Anchorage’s Moses Miller has come fast and furious. The Southwestern Oregon freshman has steadily seen his minutes surge and his scoring increase through the first four games of his junior college career with the NWAC school in Coos Bay. The 6-foot-2 guard is averaging 19 points to lead the Lakers and tie… Read more »

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 »