Posts Tagged: Basketball

Terry’s 3-pointer sparks crazy comeback for Hardin-Simmons

January 8, 2019

A 3-pointer by Seward’s Jalen Terry kickstarted a 10-0 run inside the final minute of the game that propelled Hardin-Simmons University to a 98-95 win over LeTourneau in Longview, Texas. The 6-foot-7 senior scored all 13 of his points in the second half, capped by a 3-pointer with 42 seconds left that cut a seven-point… Read more »

Hebard nets career-high 34 points, ranks No.2 in NCAA in FG%

January 7, 2019

Two days after having an off night, All-Pac-12 forward Ruthy Hebard of Fairbanks went off. The University of Oregon junior recorded career highs in points, field goals and offensive rebounds in a 98-58 home win over Washington State. Hebard went 16-for-21 from the floor and scored 34 points. She also grabbed nine rebounds, including six… Read more »

Osborne extends 3-point streak to 18 games for Whitman College

Whitman College 3-point specialist Trevor Osborne of Anchorage is dialed in. The junior sharpshooter leads his NCAA D3 team and ranks second in the Northwest Conference with a career-high 3-point percentage of .542 on 32-for-59 shooting. Whitman (11-1) is ranked No. 4 in the country. The 6-foot-2 guard has made at least one 3 in… Read more »

Carlton nets season-high 17 on perfect 3-point, FT shooting

January 5, 2019

One of the best pure shooters in the NWAC is Palmer’s Alex Carlton. The North Idaho College freshman has some of the best shooting percentages in the league when it comes to 3-pointers and free throws. She showcased her stroke in a 90-80 win over Treasure Valley, going 3-for-3 from downtown and 4-for-4 from the… Read more »

Kidder has double-double, continues MVP-type season in NWAC

January 4, 2019

Anchorage’s Sandin Kidder of Grays Harbor College dominated the first and fourth quarters of play to bookend a 68-52 win over Skagit Valley in the NWAC. The 5-foot-10 sophomore scored 14 points in the first and 10 more in the fourth en route to a 25-point performance on 11-of-24 shooting. She grabbed a season-high 13… Read more »

Doutrive sparks first-half run that propels Arizona over Buffs

Anchorage’s Devonaire Doutrive played a vital role in a first-half run that propelled the Arizona Wildcats to a big halftime lead en route to a 64-56 win in the Pac-12 over the visiting Colorado Buffaloes. The freshman collected six points and three rebounds during his team’s 21-8 run over a six-plus-minute stretch to help Arizona… Read more »

Bailey converts three-point play in closing moments against BYU

January 3, 2019

University of Pacific forward Jeremiah Bailey of Fairbanks showed no fear in the closing moments of a nationally televised game against BYU. With his team trailing by 3 with just over a minute left, the 6-foot-6 sophomore southpaw converted a dribble-drive three-point play to tie the game. Jeremiah Bailey gets the And 1 to tie… Read more »

Miller in the mix for NWAC assist title at season’s halfway point

January 2, 2019

At the halfway point of the NWAC season, Southwestern Oregon Community College guard Moses Miller of Anchorage is in the hunt for the assist title. The 6-foot-2 sophomore ranks second in the league with 84 assists, trailing only Robert Ford of Clackamas (107). Miller’s season average of 7.6 assists per game is twice what he… Read more »

Harris enjoys career-best 3-point shooting campaign in Greece

January 1, 2019

Anchorage’s Ramon Harris is having something of a renaissance in the Greek League when it comes to 3-point shooting. Only once in his eight previous seasons as a professional had he shot better than 40 percent from long range. However, this season his 3-point percentage is 51 points higher than his career average and puts… Read more »

Yockey rises to occasion in first college start for Highline College

December 30, 2018

A small forward from a small Southeast Alaska town came up big for Highline College as Coffman Cove’s Nathan Yockey reached double figures in his first start in the NWAC. The 6-foot-4 freshman scored 10 points and grabbed a season-high four rebounds as the Thunderbirds beat Skagit Valley 86-71 in Des Moines, Washington. Yockey, of… Read more »