The win evens out the Rebels’ away-game record to 1-1 and bumps them to 9-2 on the season.
On an afternoon that was predicted to go sideways for the #25 Broncos (11-3) a dominant first quarter set the tone for how most of the day would go. Boise State popped the scoring off at the 8:17 mark with the legs of Ryan Wolpin on a 13-play drive.
Faith Lutheran (9-0) chalked up another win against Northwest opponent Shadow Ridge (1-5) Friday night, dominating 75-59.
The Falcons jumped to 3-0 on the season after their 84-65 victory over the Grizzlies. High scoring drove the win home.
The Rebels came out differently than they have in the past few games this season, letting a 2-7 Oral Roberts team take an early lead over them, despite winning the ball game 92-66. The Golden Eagles were up five points by the eight minute timeout, but a late first-half, seven-point run before the four minute mark signaled the Rebels were awake, and they exited at halftime with a comfy 13-point cushion.
Foothill put up huge stats in their 95-84 victory over Desert Oasis Monday night. Sunrise region star, senior point guard Marvin Coleman, shot for 27 with three other teammates scoring in the double digits.
Junior Shakur Juiston, freshman Brandon McCoy and Runnin’ Rebels Head Coach Marvin Menzies speak to media members following their 91-88 overtime loss to the Arizona Wildcats.
After breaking from a three-game losing streak in their drubbing of Long Beach State, the Wildcats (5-3, 1st in the Pac-12) came to the Thomas and Mack Center and defeated the Runnin’ Rebels (6-2) 91-88 in overtime. A crowd of more than 14,000 reportedly packed the stands.
The two-time Sunrise region champion, ranked #3 by the Review-Journal, Cougars (1-0) held tight to pull out an at-home win over Centennial (0-1) in a 59-58 shootout. The first quarter seemed lopsided with Coronado sliding into the second with an 8-point lead that didn’t seem to fluctuate until the Bulldogs picked up the pace and went on a scoring spree to pull within three at the half.
The Grizzlies dropped their second game at home to the Longhorns Tuesday night. They’ll go on to face Oxnard in California this Friday at 7 pm.