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Welcome to McKale Center for the 2017 MLK Basketball Classic.

BOYS Tucson vs Cienega

3:46 left tied 6-6
Williams scores TUC 8-6
Leonard for 3 CIE 9-8
Shelby TUC 10-9
Green FT 10-10
Robinson TUC 12-10
Tied 12-12 1:30

END OF ONE 12-12

Headen CIE 14-12
Williams for 3 TUC 15-14
Headen CIE 16-15 TIMEOUT 6:36
Williams FT 17-16
Burnett 3 CIE 20-16
Burnett CIE 20-16
Gelb CIE 20-18
Gelb 20-20
Robinson TUC 22-20
Leonard for 3 CIE 23-22
Grenn CIE 25-22
Cordova for 3 25-25
Robinson TUC 27-25
Burnett FT TUC 27-26
Leonard FTs CIE 28-27 2:33
Burnett FT CIE 29-27
Muszynski CIE 31-27
Muszynski CIE 33-27
Somers FT CIE 34-27
Green CIE 36-27

HALF

Muszyski and Green CIE 40-27
Gelb CIE 40-29
Green CIE 42-29 6:11 timeout
Flanagan CIE 42-31
Muszynski CIE 44-31
Green CIE 46-31
Leonard FTs CIE 48-31
Green CIE 50-31
Cordova CIE 50-33
Green CIE 53-33
Cordova for 3 CIE 53-36 1:46
Muszynski FT CIE 54-36
Muszynski tice more CIE 58-36
Marin CIE 58-38

END OF 3

Gelb CIE 58-40
Robinson CIE 58-42
Flanagan FT CIE 58-43
Mott FT CIE 59-43
TUC scores CIE 59-45
Somers hits then Williams for 3: CIE 61-48
Gelb CIE 61-50
Burnett dunk CIE 63-50
Robinson FT CIE 63-51
Leonard CIE 65-51
Gelb CIE 65-53 at the line
Gelb FT CIE 65-54 3:13 in game
Burnett CIE 67-54
Shelby FTs CIE 67-56
Mott FTs CIE 69-56
Robinson CIE 69-58
Muszynski CIE 71-58
Williams CIE 71-60
Leonard FT CIE 72-60
Mott FTs 74-60 Cienega 1:32
Shelby CIE 74-62
Burnett FTs CIE 76-62
Mott FT CIE 77-62
Muszynski FTs CIE 79-62
Arrington for 3 FINAL CIENEGA 79, Tucson 65

BOYS SAHUARO v SALPOINTE

Kittrell puts SAH up 2-0
B. Gary makes it SAH 4-0 6:08
Newell for 3 SAH 7-0
Cruz scores SAH 7-2
Engram SAH 9-2
Kittrell SAH 11-2
Miller SAH 11-4 3:22
B Gary slam SAH 13-4
Miller SAH 13-6
SAH 13-8 1:13
B Gary SAH 15-8
Newell FT SAH 16-8
Grabosch for 3 at the buzzer SAH 16-11

END ONE

Cruz SAH 16-13
Cruz SAH 16-15 5:48
Whetton puts SAL up 17-16
Whetton SAL 19-16
Deng SAL 21-16 40 secs
Jansepar 3 SAL 21-19

HALF

B Gary tied 21-21
Cruz FTs SAL 23-21
Miller SAL 25-21
Kittrell Fts SAL 25-23
Kittrell 25-25 4:54 timeout
Whetton for 3 SAL 28-25
Grabosch SAL 30-25
Kittrell SAL 30-27
Grabosch SAL 32-27
B Gary FT SAL 32-28
Jansepar SAL 32-30
Whetton for 3 SAL 35-30

END of 3

Jansepar SAL 35-32
B Gary SAL 35-34
Engram puts SAH up 36-35 4:19 left TIMEOUT
B Gary SAH 38-35
Deng FTs SAH 38-37 3:14 timeout
Kittrell SAH 40-37
Whetton FT SAH 40-38 1:39
Illegal screen Salpointe ball 1:22
Whetton for 3 SAL 41-40 48.7
B Gary SAH 42-41 31.0
Deng at the line with 11.6 secs left
Deng FTs SAL 43-42 11.6

FINAL 43-42

GIRLS Ironwood Ridge vs Flowing Wells

Brennan for 2: IR 2-0
Rogers ties it up: 2-2
Garcia gives FW a 4-2 lead
McCall ties it up 4-4
Tied up 6-6 5:08 in first
IR leads 9-6 1:20 left
Brennan and Feltman score; IR 13-6
Garcia cuts the led down to IR 13-8

END FIRST

Moraga 3 pointer: IR 16-8
Garcia makes it IR 16-10
Finster IR 18-10
Finster IR 20-10
IR 22-10 40 secs left
Navis gives IR 24-10 lead with 12.2 secs left in first half

HALF

Feltman scores: IR 26-10
McGinnis scores IR 26-12
Whelan 2 FTs IR 26-14
Whelan again IR 26-16 5:05 in third
McGinnis for 3 IR 26-19
Navis for 2 IR 28-19
Bartle IR 30-19
McGinnis IR 30-21 2:43
Bartle 32-21 IR 2:10 timeout
Feltman IR 34-21
Bartle IR 36-21

END OF 3

Holthaus makes it IR 38-21
Finster FT IR 39-21
Garcia IR 39-23
Holthaus IR 41-23 1:35 in game
Barillas IR 41-25
FINAL

BOYS: AMPHI VS CHOLLA

Dean for 3: CH 3, AMP 0
CHolla extends lead to 5-0 over Amphi
Raglan from deep: CH 8, AMP 0 5:45 in first
Ruai 2 FTs CH 8, AMP 2
Tippins Hill makes it CH 10-2
Smith FT: CH 12-3 4:02
Porter scores again: Cholla 14, Amphi 3 3:29 in first Timeout
Tippins Hill: CH 16, AMP 3
Ruai 3 at the buzzer:

AFTER ONE: Cholla 16, Amphi 6

Dean 2 FT: CH 17-6
Elem makes it CH 17-8
Ruai FTs makes it CH 17-10 2:40
Gant FT: CH 18-10
Dean makes it CH 20-10 with 40.2 secs left
Gant Fts CH 22-10

HALF: Cholla 22, Amphi 10

Ruai FT CH 22-12
Ruai makes it CH 22-14
Kimmel 3 cuts the lead down to CH 22-17 6:10 in 3rd 23-17
Tippins Hill FT: CH 23-17 the Doty scores: CH 23-19
Sutherland makes it CH 25-19
Ingram 3 then Dean scores: CH 27-22
Ragland 2 FTS CH 29-22
Tippins Hill makes it Cholla 31-22 3:01 in third
Ragland FT CH 32-22
Gant FT: CH 33-22 2:05
LeCount makes it CH 35-22
Ruai cuts it to CH 35-24

END OF 3 Cholla 35, Amphi 24

Kimmel 3: Ch 35-27 7:20
Kimmel FTs CH: 35-29 7:09
Sutherland FTs makes it CH 37-29
Sutherland again CH 39-29
Amp cuts it to 39-31
TIMEOUT Cholla 39, Amphi 31 5:05 left
Doty Ft CH 39-32
Porter makes it CH 41-32
Tippins Hill CH 43-32
Sutherland CH 45-32 1:49 left Amphi had 2 shots to cut lead down to 4.
Gant makes it CH 47-32 add FT 48-34 Ruai score
Gant Fts CH 49-34 30 secs
Doty 3 pointer CH 50-37 FINAL

GIRLS: CDO vs. RINCON

Carrillo hits 3: RU 3, CDO 0 6:40
Lo Rocha bucket RU 5, CDO 0
Carter FT then El-Ali 3 makes it RU 5, CDO 4 5:13 at first timeout
Rankin FT, CDO 5, RU 5
TIMEOUT 2:19: CDO 5, RU 5
Carter FT CDO 6, RU 5
Lo Rocha makes it RU 7, CDO 6
El-Ali 3 pointer CDO 9, RU 7
END OF ONE

Hisey un the lane CDO 11, RU 7
La Rocha FT makes it CDO 11, RU 8
La Rocha FT CDO 11, RU 9
Hisey FT: CDO 12, RU 9 3:20
La Rocha FTs makes it CDO 12, RU 11
Lo Rocha gives RU the lead 13-12 1:31
McNair makes it CDO 14, RU 13
La Rocha scores, RU 15, CDO 14

HALF

Campbell makes it RU 17, CDO 14
Brenna Rankin makes it RU 17 CDO 16
Murphy gives CDO an 18-17 lead 5:31
La Rocha gives RU a 19-18 lead
Carter gives CDO a 20-19 lead
El-Ali extends CDO lead to 22-19
Rankin hits a 3, CDO 25, RU 19 1:56 in 3rd
El-Ali 3 pointer CDO 28, RU 19

END OF 3 CDO 28, RU 19

El-Ali makes it CDO 30-21 after a La Rocha score
Carter FTs CDO 32, RU 21
Lo Rocha scores, CDO 32-23
Carter scored CDO 34-23
Hisey FT CDO 35, RU 23
Dawson FTs CDO 35-25
Campbell makes it CDO 35-27
Dawson FT: CDO 35-28
Carter FTs CDO 37-28

GAME CDO 37, Rincon 28

BOYS: Walden Grove vs. Rio Rico

Tipoff in 6 minutes

Rio Rico takes early 1-0 lead on FT by Ochoa
Arana puts RR up 3-0 5:50 in 1st
TO: RR 3, WG 0 5:41 in first
Mendivil puts RR up 5-0 4:36
Arana FT RR 6, WG 0 4:24
Arana bucket RR 8, WG 0 3:33
Mendivil puts RR up 10-0 1:40
Saunders puts WG on the board with 56. 2 12-2
Arana back to back RR 14, WG 2 10.3
END OF FIRST

Saunders FT RR 14, WG 3 7:04
RR five blocked shots but also 5 missed layups
Ochoa with the left puts RR up 16-3 with 4:43 left
six blocked shots
Morris scores for WG 16-5 RR with 3:45 left in first half
Verdugo on the board with a FT, RR16-6 then Saunders bucket 16-8 2:31
Chase Verdugo 2 FTs, RR 16-10
Greene huge 3: RR 19, WG 10 2:02
Verdugo scores 19-12
Greene from deep again RR 22-12 but C Verdugo for 3 RR 22-15 1:03
Quezada puts RR up 24-15 33.2
HALF RR 24, WG 15

Ochoa puts RR up 26-15
Arana makes it 28-15 RR over WG 6:27
Moody cuts the lead but Mendivil scores RR 30, WG 17 5:44 in third
Saunders bucket and FT makes it RR 30, WG 20 5:31
Arana 2 FTS, RR 32, WG 20, Saunders scores as does Mendivil RR 34, WG 22 4:54
Arana 2 more FTs RR 36, WG 22 4:12
Moody cuts it to 36-24
Verdugo makes it 36-26 but Arizpe hits a 3: RR 39, WG 26 3:08 left in the third
Mendivil makes it 41-26 RR
Ochoa from downtown RR 44, WG 26 1:57
Morris hits a 3; answered by Gonzalez RR 47-29 29.8 secs
Arana at the buzzer: RR 49, WG 31
END OF THREE

C Verdugo for 3: RR 49, WG 32
Gonzalez makes it 53-32 after two layups
C Verdugo for 3 53-35
Arana to the bucket 55-35 then Gonzalez makes it 57-35 4:46
Verdugo hits 2 FTs RR 57, WG 37
Verdugo again 57-39 but Quezada with the 3 followed by Verdugo 60-41 3:52
Arizpe with FTs RR 62-41 and then Arizpe with a bucket 64-41
Arana extends lead with FTs RR 66, WG 41 3:27 in game
Arizpe makes it 68-43 RR
C Verdugo 3 makes it RR 68-46
Arizpe hides the ball RR 70-49 after 3 by Saunders
Mendivil FT RR 71, WG 49 1:12 in game
Gilvin with 2 then FT

GAME Rio Rico 71, Walden Grove 52

German Aranda: “There’s a lot of buzz this year and we have plenty of talent. It just feels like there’s a lot of energy from the team, coaches, fans and the band. Everything is working out for us. We belong.”

Arana had 21 points Arizpe had 11 as did Mendivil. Chase Verdugo had 14 for WG. Saunders added 12, Conner Verdugo had 11

The First game features the girls of Baboquivari vs. Tohono O’odham. Tip off at 11 a.m.

 

TIMEOUT with 2:54 left in first: Baboquivari 6, Tohono O’odham 6. Alohalani Felix 4 points for Babo.
After 1: Tohono O’odham 9, Baboquivari 6. Calista Mattia has 2 3-pointers for the Eagles of Tohono O’odham

TIMEOUT 6:36 in 2nd: Babo 10, TO 9
BABO is up 12-11 with 3:39 left in 2nd
BABO extends lead to 16-11 1:42 left in 2nd

HALF: Baboquivari 16, Tohono O’odham 11

BABO 21, TO 12 4:03 in third
After 3: BABO 26, TO: 15

TIMEOUT: BABO 30, TO 15 with 4:24 left in game

FINAL: Baboquivari 40, Tohono O’odham 15

NEXT: Rio Rico vs. Walden Grove boys

Nadia Baptisto: “This was something new for us. We are a young team. Hopefully we will get invited back. We are still learning and this is a great gym”

Blossom Gonzales: “It’s exciting to play here. It’s part of my dream to play at the next level. It’s a great opportunity.”

Gonzales had 13 to lead all scorers J’shon Conde added 8; Felix had 6 as did Autumn Nelson. Alex Conde had 7 for Tohono O’odham Baptisto had 5.

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