Timpanogos snaps Alta’s winning streak at buzzer
Alta’s 9-game winning streak in Location 7 came to a astonishing close on Friday evening.
A few weeks ago Alta beat Timpanogos by 24 factors, but in the rematch the T-Wolves played considerably greater defense and then Mason Fake drained a 3-pointer at the buzzer as his group prevailed 61-60 in overtime. It was just their 2nd area get of the 12 months.
“Our fellas played genuinely perfectly as a team. We played with large hard work and electrical power on each sides of the courtroom. I was very pleased of how they overcame adversity throughout the sport and I’m pleased for these youthful guys,” mentioned Timpanogos mentor Shawn Fake.
Timpanogos trailed 60-58 with two seconds remaining. On the inbounds pass, Mason Faux lobbed the ball down reduced to big person Bron Roberts, who kicked it suitable again to a huge open Faux who drained the winner.
Roberts led the way for Timpanogos with 20 details, with Jaxon VanChiere and Jake Payne each individual finishing with 13.
Here’s how Alta’s 9-match location win steak arrived to a halt Friday evening. Timpanogos’ Mason Faux with an OT buzzer-beater on kick-out pass from Bron Roberts.
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Cyprus’ Quentin Meza wins it at the buzzer
Quentin Meza manufactured positive Cyprus stayed best in Region 2 on Friday in dramatic style.
He drained a buzzer beater to tie the activity at the conclusion of regulation, but he was also fouled on the shot and then sank the cost-free toss with no time remaining on the clock as Cyprus edged Hunter 53-52.
Meza finished with a workforce-significant 19 details, with Justus Jackson-Fobbs introducing 14 points.
“It generally a difficult fight with Hunter. They play hard and seriously produced a big thrust in the third quarter. We continue to be composed down the stretch and made the suitable performs. Area basketball is difficult, there is very little simple. Hunter unquestionably had us generate this acquire. Good win for these boys,” mentioned Cyprus mentor Tre Smith.
Cyprus enhanced to 9- in Region 2 perform with the get. It has three area online games remaining future week, such as a large game with Kearns which sits just just one sport back again in the league standings.
Bingham squanders major guide, nevertheless survives
Bingham clinched at least a share of the Area 3 title on Friday, but not without the need of some nuts drama.
Even with top by 25 details in the 3rd quarter, Bingham scarcely held on for the get thanks to a defensive halt on the closing possession as it escaped with the 58-57 victory over massive underdog Herriman.
“Our protection has gained us game titles all 12 months but none additional obvious than that massive prevent when Herriman had all the momentum and the ball. Give them credit score for not providing up and playing really tough. This workforce will respond to this the correct way and get back again in the gym to get completely ready for a big activity next 7 days at Copper Hills,” explained Bingham coach Kyle Straatman.
“It is generally tricky to participate in a activity and continue to be concentrated by an psychological senior night time. We experienced an injured participant Khayleb Tua’One strike a three in the corner off a person leg to start the night time.”
Bingham will try and clinch the outright area title with one much more up coming 7 days.
Kam Dupaix scored 22 factors to direct Bingham, but it was Herriman’s streaky shooting that allowed it to struggle back into the recreation. Ashton Snarr built 3 of his five 3-ideas in the fourth as he keyed the big rally. Snarr completed with 21 details.
Cedar Valley grinds out acquire above Stansbury
Cedar Valley threw a big wrinkle in the Location 7 race on Friday.
Lincoln Roberts buried the go-forward buck with 8 seconds remaining as Cedar Valley edged going to Stansbury 45-43 in a defensive slugfest.
Stansbury was tied with Payson for the region direct heading into the recreation, but now the Lions very own a a person game lead heading into the final week while Cedar Valley now only trails Stansbury by just one 1.
Ty Christensen scored 14 points to guide Cedar Valley, which incredibly won in spite of scoring just two details in the second quarter.
“We fell into a scoring slump in the next quarter that we experienced to work our way out of by enjoying fantastic defense vs. a physical Stansbury group,” claimed Cedar Valley mentor Blake Pugmire.
Layton Christian caps undefeated location record
Layton Christian wrapped up a fantastic Area 13 time on Friday night, and the only bucket of the activity from junior Elias Olander designed it feasible.
“We were down two points with 17.4 second to go and Elias Olander informed me that if we get him the ball he would knock down the 3-pointer so we let him shoot it and the rest is record,” reported Layton Christian coach Bobby Porter.
That bucket permitted Layton Christian to rally for the 62-61 victory to complete league perform a ideal 10-.
“Tonight’s video game was a knockdown drag out combat by two mentally difficult groups. Grantsville set every little thing on the flooring and so did we,” said Porter.
Tyrese Lacey scored 17 factors to lead Layton Christian, with Timmie Olubisi incorporating 10.
Kanab’s Jordan Cornell buries eight 3-pointers
Kanab performed the roll of spoiler on Friday night.
San Juan rolled into Kanab being aware of that a get would clinch the outright Region 19 championship, but Kanab junior Jordan Cornell had other ideas in head.
Cornell torched San Juan with 32 factors on eight 3-ideas as the Cowboys rolled to the 68-51 victory in the common year finally. Kason Janes included 19 factors for Kanab.
“The boys are definitely starting to appreciate and rely on each and every other. When they play that way we can be a terrific group and I’m content with any result. Tonight was a terrific example of this,” mentioned Kanab mentor Jerron Glazier.
As a substitute of the outright area title, San Juan finishes in a three-way tie with South Sevier and Parowan with 7-3 league data. Kanab finishes fifth with a 3-7 report.