Posts Tagged: Basketball

Calloway reaches double digits for third straight game for SUU

February 19, 2019

Juneau’s Jacob Calloway has reached double figures in three straight games for Southern Utah University after he pumped in 14 points against Portland State. He has scored double digits in three consecutive games five times in his career, including three times this season. But he’s never done it four times in a row. Calloway, of… Read more »

Second-half surge helps Kelly produce 3rd double-double for PC

February 17, 2019

Juneau’s Erik Kelly put in work in the second half for Peninsula College in a 68-65 victory over Olympic in the NWAC. The freshman scored 12 of his 14 points and grabbed eight of his 12 rebounds down the stretch to add up to his third double-double in 23 games this season. Kelly, of Juneau-Douglas… Read more »

Griffin leads Canberra to WNBL title, wins 3rd finals MVP award

February 16, 2019

Kelsey Griffin of Eagle River scored 29 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to power the Canberra Capitals to a 93-73 win over the Adelaide Lightning in Game 3 of the WNBL Grand Finals best-of-3 series in Australia. This is her third career championship in her first season with Canberra. She previously won titles with the… Read more »

Griffin has 24 points, 23 rebounds in Game 2 of Aussie finals

February 13, 2019

Kelsey Griffin’s monster double-double was overshadowed by a buzzer-beater as the Adelaide Lightning shocked the Canberra Capitals 74-73 in Game 2 to stay alive in the best-of-3 WNBL grand finals. The Eagle River native was poised to give Canberra its first title since 2010 with a 24-point, 23-rebound performance. But Adelaide scored the winning basket… Read more »

Brown’s scoring spree continues, adds 50-point effort to ledger

February 12, 2019

Anchorage’s Kendal Brown is scoring at a ridiculous rate for Canada’s Crandall University. The 6-foot-5 junior forward is averaging 26.6 points per game in 18 appearances and has put up season high scoring performances of 39, 46 and 50. He has racked up a total of 478 points, with 60 percent of his output coming… Read more »

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 »