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Desert Reign showcases Rebels, local hoop products

Desert Reign showcases Rebels, local hoop products

BY BARRY WONG MyLVsports.com Imagine this: former UNLV Runnin’ Rebel Anthony Marshall leads a fast break and finds incoming Rebel Ben Carter for a bucket. On the other end, top prep prospect and Bishop Gorman star [...]

Photo Gallery: UNLV vs San Diego State

Photo Gallery: UNLV vs San Diego State

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com Regular season Mountain West Conference champion San Diego State built a 15-point lead early in the second half and then held off a late UNLV rally to eliminate the Runnin’ Rebels from [...]

Photo Gallery: UNLV vs Wyoming

Photo Gallery: UNLV vs Wyoming

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com UNLV advanced to the Mountain West Conference tournament semifinals with a 71-67 victory over Wyoming on Thursday afternoon at the Thomas & Mack Center. The win set up a big Friday night [...]

NIAA State Playoffs: Clark crushes Elko for 1-A title

NIAA State Playoffs: Clark crushes Elko for 1-A title

RENO – Redemption proved to be extra sweet for Clark Chargers on Saturday afternoon at the Lawlor Events Center. After blowing a large fourth quarter lead and narrowly losing to Desert Pines, 59-57, in last year’s [...]

NIAA State Playoffs: Clark returns to 1-A final

NIAA State Playoffs: Clark returns to 1-A final

RENO – Clark High School advanced to Saturday afternoon’s NIAA Division 1-A championship game with a 55-42 win over Lowry on Friday afternoon. But it was a somewhat subdued Chargers team that excited the court at [...]

Video: Bishop Gorman, Canyon Springs advance to NIAA final

Video: Bishop Gorman, Canyon Springs advance to NIAA final

Sunset Region champion Bishop Gorman crushed North Region winner Reno while Sunrise Region champ Canyon Springs rallied to defeat Spanish Springs on Thursday at the NIAA State basketball tournament at the Lawlor Events Center in Reno. [...]

Clark gets revenge, Southern Region title

Clark gets revenge, Southern Region title

BY BARRY WONG MyLVsports.com With a 54-48 win over Desert Pines in the Southern Region Championship on Saturday night, Clark earned a title and a higher seed at the state tournament. Most importantly, they earned some [...]

Canyon Springs claims Sunrise crown, 64-55

Canyon Springs claims Sunrise crown, 64-55

BY BARRY WONG MyLVsports.com Turnovers, field-goal percentage and rebounding all help determine a game’s outcome, but at Friday night’s Sunrise Region championship game between Canyon Springs and Las Vegas, fouls also played a big role. More [...]

Las Vegas, Canyon Springs advance to Sunrise final

Las Vegas, Canyon Springs advance to Sunrise final

Las Vegas forward Ray Smith’s recruiting stock has soared this season with the 6-7 junior currently ranked No. 36 nationally for the Class of 2015 by ESPN.com. Thursday night he showed why. Smith scored 30 points, [...]

Starr a three-mendous shooter for Foothill

Starr a three-mendous shooter for Foothill

BY BARRY WONG MyLVsports.com At Foothill home games when senior Austin Starr hits a 3-pointer, the PA announcer belts out something to the effect of “Austin Starr, downtown, three.” It’s a sound spreads through the gymnasium, [...]