basketball

Warriors stay close, but fall to No. 4 CSU-San Marcos

The William Jessup University men's basketball program played their final non-conference contest of the 2014-15 season on Thursday when they welcomed the NAIA's fourth-rank ...

Sierra College teams defeat Sac City as playoffs await

As if 40 minutes wasn't enough, the Sierra College and Sacramento City College men’s basketball game took another five minutes to decide a 103-98 thrilling victory for th ...

A local look at basketball’s third season

It's playoff season for high school basketball. Lincoln’s and Whitney’s boys and girls and Rocklin’s boys made it to the “third” season that bega ...

Zebras’ boys draw No. 12 seed; travel to Manteca

Although Tuesday’s matchup with Pioneer Valley League-leading Foothill did not affect the Lincoln High boys basketball team in the standings, it could have made a difference ...

Lincoln girls end regular season and prepare for playoffs

The Lincoln High girls basketball team made it known they were playoff bound with a solid win over Center 53-43 Monday to put a lock on third place in the Pioneer Valley League. T ...

The road is long for Warriors’ women

SANTA BARBARA, Feb. 4 – The William Jessup University women’s basketball team enjoyed the warm weather outside, but things weren’t so sunny inside where the Warri ...

Road gets a little rough for Jessup men’s basketball

SANTA BARBARA, Feb. 14 — The William Jessup University men’s basketball team capped off a two-game conference road trip Saturday with a Valentine’s Day clash with ...

Western Sierra teams on the road to begin playoffs

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team put a solid stamp on their Northern Pacific Athletic Conference championship with a 52-22 victory at Trinity Prep Friday ...

Zebras defeat Foothill, Bear River to earn berth in the playoffs

The nine seniors on the Lincoln High girls basketball team made an outstanding effort to upset the Pioneer Valley League’s No. 1 team Placer Thursday, but it will have to go ...

Western Sierra basketball teams headed for the playoffs

The Western Sierra Collegiate Academy girls basketball team played their last regular season home game against non-conference opponent Pine Hills Adventist Wednesday and earned the ...

Lincoln boys hold onto third with win over Colfax, Bear River

The Lincoln High boys basketball team tightened their hold on third place in the Pioneer Valley League with a convincing 62-46 win at Bear River Wednesday. The Fighting Zebras were ...

Lincoln High's Mitchell Holt

At 6-foot-6-inches and 210 pounds, Lincoln High’s Mitchell Holt towers over most of his competition from the opening tip of each basketball game. The senior has a 10.2-point ...

Lady Warriors fight, but miss pulling off upsets

The William Jessup University women’s basketball team battled through two tough Golden State Athletic Conference games this week, but fell short of pulling off the upsets las ...

William Jessup men suffer heartbreak homecoming

In front of the Warrior Arena’s largest crowd this season, the William Jessup University men’s basketball team gave the fans perhaps the school’s greatest game fo ...

Lincoln unable to upset visiting Placer, but hold onto third in PVL

It was a tale of two halves, as the Lincoln boys basketball team battled hard to keep Placer’s fundamental style of play at bay. But the visiting Hillmen were able to walk aw ...