boys basketball

Thunder boys fall to St. Francis 75-72

The season came to a close for Rocklin High’s boys basketball team on Thursday night. The Thunder, seeded No. 10 in the Northern California regional tournament, were beaten 75-7 ...

Lincoln’s Hale named PVL MVP

Lincoln High boys basketball star Keenan Hale has been named MVP of the Pioneer Valley League. The senior forward, 6-foot-4, helped the Zebras (22-6 overall) reach the second roun ...

New videos at Placer Sports

We have posted some new video reports at our regional all-sports Web site, www.placersports.com.  Visit our site and click on the video content area to see highlights from the ...

Woodcreek fights back, beats Oakmont for section title

When you get a chance to put away a great team like Woodcreek, you had better do it because they won’t stay down for long. That was a lesson learned by the Oakmont High boys b ...

Thunder boys fall to Woodcreek 71-64

Rocklin High’s boys basketball team lost to Woodcreek, 71-64, in Thursday night’s Sac-Joaquin Section, Division II semifinal contest at Arco Arena. However, due to a change in ...

Hoops semifinals start times released

The Sac-Joaquin Section released on Saturday morning most of the times for the basketball semifinal matchups coming up next week. Tuesday night brings the Division V boys and g ...

Lincoln falls to Sacramento 85-64

Lincoln High’s boys basketball team gave the top-ranked Sacramento Dragons all they could handle on Friday night. However the visiting Zebras, the No. 8 seed in the Sac-Joaquin S ...

Lincoln tops Foothill, earns shot to slay Dragons

The eighth-seeded Lincoln Fighting Zebras advance to the second round of the Sac Joaquin section Division III playoffs for the second straight year with a resounding win over the N ...

Lincoln earns No. 8 seed for playoffs

Lincoln High’s varsity boys basketball team enters the Sac-Joaquin Section, Division III playoffs as a No. 8 seed. The Zebras (21-5 overall, 9-3 in the Pioneer Valley league) op ...

Oak Ridge girls, Colfax boys draw No. 1 seeds

The Sac-Joaquin Section released its basketball playoff brackets Sunday afternoon, setting the schedule for the final few weeks of the hoops season. The Oak Ridge girls are the ...

Zebras tied for second in league standings

There haven’t been many teams that have shut down the potent Lincoln boys basketball team’s offense this season. With high-scoring Keenan Hale and Jacob Courage showing ...

Lincoln boys top Placer 62-61

Lincoln High's varsity boys basketball team topped visiting Placer 62-61 on Feb. 11, gaining sole possession of second place in the Pioneer Valley League with the win. Placer’s ...

Hillmen come up just short in thriller in Lincoln

Key free throws by Lincoln down the stretch put the game just out of the Placer High boys basketball team’s reach Thursday night.Junior guard Josh Turner hit a 3-pointer in t ...

New poll question at Placer Sports - DIII hoops playoffs

Our new poll question at our regional all-sports Web site (www.placersports.com) asks for your opinion on Division III boys basketball. The most recent version of the D-III power ...

Zebras top Bear River 61-54

Lincoln High’s varsity boys basketball team topped visiting Bear River 61-54 on Tuesday night to stay in the hunt for the Pioneer Valley League title. The Zebras (19-4 overall) ...