The Knob Noster boys basketball team beat Concordia 64-45 on Friday in Knob Noster.The Panthers jumped out to a 19-7 lead after one quarter and led 33-21 at halftime.
Hot shooting from several different players sparked a late run as La Monte beat Northwest 62-40 at the W-K Shootout Friday at the Fred E. Davis Multipurpose Center.
Mariah Harper scored 16 points — 10 in the fourth quarter alone — as the Northwest girls basketball team beat La Monte 39-24 in the W-K Shootout Friday at the Fred E. Davis Multipurpose Center.
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Smithton scored at least 20 points in every quarter but the second in an 87-73 win over Fayette on Thursday.
The Knob Noster girls basketball team fell 45-32 to Holden on Thursday.
Cole Camp beat Warsaw 58-29 on Thursday, outscoring the visiting Lady Wildcats 19-2 in the first quarter and 38-6 in the first half.
The Smith-Cotton girls basketball team fell to Hickman 58-24 on Thursday.Hickman led 36-14 at the half and pulled away from there.Kirby Lewellyn led S-C with eight points and Abby Perkins added six.
Tipton held Centralia to eight points in the final quarter to rally to a 57-50 win on the road Thursday.
Central Oklahoma pulled away in the second half to beat UCM 72-57 on Thursday.The game was tied 34-34 at the half before Central Oklahoma outscored the Mules 38-23 in the final 20 minutes.
The Green Ridge girls basketball team turned things around on offense after a tough first quarter and kept its defense strong in a 43-26 win over Lakeland on Thursday in the W-K Shootout.
Brennan Scanlon wanted to raise the level of play on defense when he took over the Smith-Cotton boys basketball team.
Central Missouri senior running back LaVance Taylor has been named to the Daktronics All-America second-team.The All-America honor comes after Taylor was already named first-team all-region and first-team all-conference.
The Cole Camp boys basketball team fell at Versailles 66-48 on Tuesday.Trey Woods and Michael Allen each scored 22 points for Versailles with Hunter Edgar adding 11.
CLINTON — Kirby Lewellyn hit a 3-pointer to tie the game with 17 seconds left in regulation Tuesday, then buried another to start overtime as the Smith-Cotton Lady Tigers held on for a 55-54 road win against Clinton.
La Monte fell to a tough Leeton team at home on Tuesday 70-33.Tristan Hackworth scored 12 points to lead the Vikings. Juan Barajas added seven. Joe Arnett led La Monte with six rebounds.
KNOB NOSTER — Lucas Rincker shot the long ball and Garnett Williams drove to the bucket, scoring 17 and 19, respectively, as the Knob Noster Panthers got a 62-51 win against conference foe Richmond on Tuesday.
The Smith-Cotton swimming and diving team was 4-0 on Tuesday, beating Lincoln College Prep 201-33, Grandview 163-114, East 210-8 and Central Academy Excellence 210-4.
Tipton beat Smithton 77-11 in kaysinger Conference girls basketball on Tuesday.The Cardinals led 47-5 at halftime.Ashton Pace led Tipton with 20 points. Destiny Dowell added 19. Angela Petree and Alyson Brant each scored 10.
Chance Johnson had 21 points before his fourth-quarter ejection, and Keoni Hale picked for his teammate and finished with 20 points as Smith-Cotton defeated Clinton, 78-61, in a West Central Conference showdown.
The Sacred Heart boys basketball team opened the game with a 22 point barrage and kept going from there, beating Concordia 86-37 on Tuesday.
The Sacred Heart girls basketball team beat Concordia 54-45 on Tuesday.
The Pilot Grove Tigers beat the Concordia Orioles 69-47 on Monday.
Cole Camp held off a late run by St. Paul Lutheran to pull out a 50-47 win on Monday.The Bluebirds got 20 points from Kaleena Logan and 13 from Meghan Pitts. MacKenze Gudde added six.Cole Camp (3-4) will visit Warsaw on Thursday.
The Sacred Heart girls basketball team cruised to an 82-40 win over Warsaw on Monday.The Gremlins jumped out to a 32-5 lead after one quarter and kept building the lead from there.
Zach Morrison dominated the action in the fourth quarter as the Smith-Cotton boys JV basketball team held on for a 47-38 victory over Clinton at Smith-Cotton High School.
Trailing by three at the half, the Sacred Heart Gremlins rallied to beat Warsaw on Monday 56-51.The Gremlins took the lead late and held on, getting free throws from Chase Lyles and Garrett Strange to seal the win.
Fast-break offense and a turnover-inducing defense led the Smith-Cotton ninth grade boys basketball team to a 46-22 win Monday night against Clinton at Smith-Cotton High School.
The Smith-Cotton Lady Tigers JV basketball team got within one point with 10.7 seconds to go, but could not secure the rebound of a missed free throw attempt and lost, 32-29, to Clinton on Monday night at Smith-Cotton High School.
Richmond beat Knob Noster 41-22 on Monday in the Lady Panthers' first Missouri River Conference game of the season.Holly Chabotte and Rachel Palomo each scored six for the Lady Panthers.
The Central Missouri mens basketball team had little trouble with Culver-Stockton on Monday, pulling away for an 81-59 win at the Multipurpose Building.
Concordia edged Pilot Grove 54-52 on Monday.Kerigan Wessing led the Lady Tigers with 19 points.
The La Monte girls basketball team beat Lincoln 59-33 in a Kaysinger Conference matchup on Monday.The Lady Vikings jumped out to a 34-18 halftime lead and never let the Lady Cardinals mount a comeback.
The Smith-Cotton girls swimming and diving team changed things around on Monday.
The Northwest Mustangs took fifth in the Pilot Grove Classic after edging our Otterville 50-49 on Saturday.Ryan Rafferty led Northwest with 15 points. Chandler Crosswhite scored 11.
Stover earned third place in the Pilot Grove Classic after a 46-30 win over Prairie Home on Saturday.Stover's Garrett Goetze led the way with 30 points.Stover (3-3) will be at Macks Creek on Monday.
Northwest took fifth in the Pilot Grove Classic after a 41-22 win over Otterville on Saturday.Mariah Harper led Northwest with 20 points. Jessi Zimmerman scored 10 for the Lady Mustangs.
The Stover girls earned third place in the Pilot Grove Classic with a 46-16 win over Green Ridge on Saturday.Carley Nolting led Stover with 14 points and 12 rebounds. Samantha Unkel led Green Ridge with six points.
PILOT GROVE — Green Ridge kept pace with Pilot Grove for much of Saturday's Pilot Grove Classic championship game, but a 14-0 run to close out the third quarter gave Pilot Grove a 16-point lead ant it held on for a 61-51...
Pilot Grove lost 61-52 to Prairie Home on Saturday in the Pilot Grove Classic title game. Prairie Home outscored Pilot Grove 19-9 in the third quarter to take a nine-point lead into the fourth quarter.
The Knob Noster Panthers defeated the EL Dorado Springs Bulldogs 52-50 in overtime Friday on the road.
The Lincoln Lady Cardinals lost 56-39 to Lakeland on Friday.Paige Bybee led Lincoln with 21 points.Lincoln will play at La Monte on Monday.
The Lincoln boys basketball team beat Lakeland 68-57 on Friday in Lincoln. Boone Kroenke had 15 points, Ryan Eckhoff scored 16, and Mason Sanders chipped in 10 for the Cardinals.
SMITHTON — Smithton took the lead in the fourth quarter after trailing by 14 in the third quarter, but Sacred Heart used a 9-0 run in the fourth quarter to win 72-67 on Friday.
Balanced offense and stingy defense in the second half pushed the Smith-Cotton boys JV basketball team to a 51-33 home win over Nevada on Friday.
The Sacred Heart girls beat Smithton 61-40 on Friday. Lauron Tanguay led Sacred Heart with 25 points. Claudia Cox chipped in 19.Audrey Williams led Smithton with eight points. Katelyn Smith scored six for the Lady Tigers.
The La Monte girls basketball team captured the Mid-State Conference championship with a 43-30 win over Kingsville on Friday.The Lady Vikings outscored Kingsville 13-5 in the second quarter to open up a 20-9 halftime lead.
Windsor rallied in the fourth quarter to beat Brookfield 53-43 on Friday.Brookfield led 35-33 heading into the final perior but the Greyhounds outscored them 20-8 in the final eight minutes.
Cole Camp pulled out a close win over Tipton 58-50 on Friday.
The Smith-Cotton girls basketball team could not withstand a late third-quarter run in a 49-37 loss to Nevada on Friday to open West Central Conference play.