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Southern Nevada places three in McDonald’s All American Game

Southern Nevada places three in McDonald’s All American Game

Three basketball players from southern Nevada high schools were among 24 players selected to play in the prestigious McDonald’s All American Game on March 29 at the United Center in Chicago. Bishop Gorman guard Charles O’Bannon [...]

Findlay Prep’s Johnson signs with UNLV

Findlay Prep’s Johnson signs with UNLV

UNLV has developed a valuable pipeline with nearby Findlay Prep in recent years, landing future NBA players like Anthony Bennett, Rashad Vaughn and Chris Wood. Carlos Johnson, a 6-foot-5 wing forward, became the latest member of [...]

Zimmerman named Preseason MW Freshman of Year

Zimmerman named Preseason MW Freshman of Year

UNLV forward Stephen Zimmerman, who helped lead Bishop Gorman to four consecutive Nevada state basketball titles, was named the Mountain West Conference’s Preseason Freshman of the Year today by a panel of media members at the [...]

UNLV commit Jackson still pondering reclassification

UNLV commit Jackson still pondering reclassification

The final July evaluation period for high school basketball began on Wednesday night which meant a Who’s Who of college coaches could be found crunched into various gyms around southern Nevada. Kentucky’s John Calipari? Check. Michigan [...]

Elation and heartbreak for Rebels in NBA Draft

Elation and heartbreak for Rebels in NBA Draft

Rashad Vaughn and Chris Wood both were projected as potential first round picks in many NBA mock drafts. But only one of UNLV’s talented duo heard his name called on Thursday night at Barclays Center in [...]

Stephen Zimmerman picks UNLV

Stephen Zimmerman picks UNLV

UNLV coach Dave Rice landed a commitment from another McDonald’s All-American on Thursday night when Bishop Gorman center Stephen Zimmerman tweeted his choice for the Runnin’ Rebels. The 7-foot Zimmerman, who helped lead the Gaels to [...]

No time frame for Zimmerman’s college decision

No time frame for Zimmerman’s college decision

Bishop Gorman 7-footer Stephen Zimmerman and teammate Chase Jeter joined Findlay Prep guard Allonzo Trier at a local McDonald’s restaurant on Tuesday afternoon for what was billed as a send-off for next week’s prestigious McDonald’s All [...]

Spencer’s block saves the day for Findlay Prep, 50-49

Spencer’s block saves the day for Findlay Prep, 50-49

It was the perfect play to pull out a hard-fought rivalry game … almost. Bishop Gorman, trailing the nation’s No. 1 ranked prep team, Findlay Prep, 50-49, with 1.1 seconds remaining, had star 7-foot forward and [...]

Layup at buzzer takes down Gaels in OT

Layup at buzzer takes down Gaels in OT

When it comes to frustrating ways to lose a game, Bishop Gorman may have set the standard Friday night at the Orleans Arena. The Gaels (8-3) lost to Oklahoma power Putnam City West, 52-50, in overtime [...]

Las Vegas basketball well represented on Signing Day

Las Vegas basketball well represented on Signing Day

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com When it comes to talking about his son, Chris Jeter wears his emotions on his sleeve. On Wednesday, the proud father watched Chase Jeter officially sign to play basketball at Duke University [...]