STATE TOURNAMENT VIDEO COVERAGE FROM NFHS NETWORK

The NFHS Network begins its live video coverage of the Colorado post-season this weekend with coverage of the Great Eight in Class 5A boys and girls. All eight games during the weekend will be made available and for the first time in Colorado, the network will stream in HD.

GIRLS BASKETBALL - STATE TOURNAMENT COVERAGE

It’s an important weekend of basketball as we trim the fields in Classes 1A-2A-3A down to eight state tournament tournaments. Regional tournaments are set for Friday and Saturday at various venues and Colorado Preps will have them covered.

BOYS BASKETBALL - STATE TOURNAMENT COVERAGE

Five state champions will be crowned in boys basketball this week and Colorado Preps will have complete coverage of all five classes. Games open Thursday morning with the quarterfinals in Classes 3A, 2A, and 1A and continue with the semifinals in every class on Friday. State champions earn their

BOYS BASKETBALL - ALL STATE TEAMS RELEASED

CHSAA, MaxPreps and Colorado Preps together announce the All-State boys’ basketball teams for the 2016-17 season. All five classes are listed below along with the coach and player of the year in each division. Voting is conducted by coaches throughout Colorado. [READ]

GIRLS BASKETBALL - ALL STATE TEAMS ANNOUNCED

CHSAA, MaxPreps and Colorado Preps together announce the All-State girls’ basketball teams for the 2016-17 season. All five classes are listed below along with the coach and player of the year in each division. Voting is conducted by coaches throughout Colorado. [READ]

GIRLS ALL-STAR BASKETBALL GAME SET FOR NJC ON SUNDAY

Northeastern Junior College and Bank of Colorado are sponsoring the annual East/West Senior All Star Challenge for Northeast Colorado. Tipoff is set for 4:00pm this Sunday at the Bank of Colorado Events Center on the campus of Northeastern Junior College. [READ]

BOYS COACHES OF THE YEAR FROM COLORADO PREPS

Monday we announced our coaches of the year in girls’ basketball and today we focus on the boys’ basketball season with our top coaches in each of the five classifications. Several coaches were considered but we narrowed it down to these five selections. [READ]

TUESDAY TOP 10 SCHEDULE - BASEBALL

It’s still very early in the baseball season but there are four top 10 matchups on the Tuesday slate including a nice battle out west between #1 Paonia (2A) and #10 Delta (3A). [READ]

BASEBALL RANKINGS FROM CHSAA - MARCH 20TH

The second set of baseball rankings has been released by CHSAA. All five classes are below. [READ]

GIRLS COACHES OF THE YEAR FROM COLORADO PREPS

With the 2016-17 basketball season drawing to close earlier this month, post-season awards are in the process of being handed out and as we’ve done in the past Colorado Preps announces their Coaches of the Year in all five classes. And we simply don’t pick the state champion as our coach, we look f [READ]

GIRLS ROSTERS FOR "THE SHOW" ALL-STAR GAME RELEASED

Rosters for “The Show” basketball game have been announced and we list the rosters below. A new game added this year is the All-Star game featuring players from Classes 1A through 3A. [READ]

BOYS ROSTERS FOR "THE SHOW" ALL-STAR GAME RELEASED

Rosters for “The Show” basketball game have been announced and we list the rosters below. A new game added this year is the All-Star game featuring players from Classes 1A through 3A. [READ]

STERLING BOYS WIN 3A STATE TITLE (AUDIO)

Sterling 48, Faith Christian 47 [READ]

EAGLECREST LANDS 2ND 5A CROWN IN PAST 4 YEARS

Heck of a group, these Eagecrest Raptors. They’re daring. Resilient. Athletic. Determined. They adjust. They work extremely hard. They share. They are equal parts star and teamwork. [READ]

GRANDVIEW ROLLS TO 5A GIRLS CHAMPIONSHIP

Grandview’s romp through Class 5A girls basketball in 2016-17 was historic. The Wolves’ 61-32 blowout of Lakewood on Saturday night at the Denver Coliseum was their first title. [READ]

3A GIRLS BASKETBALL - FINAL STATE TOURNEY RESULTS

Lamar had not won a state basketball state championship since winning four in a row from 1995-98 until Saturday when they moved past Colorado Springs Christian to claim the title. [READ]

2A GIRLS BASKETBALL - FINAL STATE TOURNEY RESULTS

Paonia ended up second a year ago but took the final step this season in claiming the 2A championship with a win over Wray. [READ]

1A GIRLS BASKETBALL - FINAL STATE TOURNEY RESULTS

Kit Carson finished off a perfect season and landed their first state basketball championship by beating Fleming on Saturday. [READ]

1A BOYS BASKETBALL - FINAL STATE TOURNEY RESULTS

Holly was crowned champion on Saturday night as they grabbed their second championship in three years. [READ]

2A BOYS BASKETBALL - FINAL STATE TOURNEY RESULTS

Holyoke lands the championship in Class 2A with a hard fought victory over their close rivals Sedgwick County. [READ]

3A BOYS BASKETBALL - FINAL STATE TOURNEY RESULTS

Sterling rallied late to knock off Faith Christian on Saturday to claim the third state championship in school history. [READ]

VALOR WINS FIRST EVER BASKETBALL CROWN

The ingredients were there for Valor Christian. The Eagles had a recipe. Coach Troy Pachner was in his second season heading the Eagles. They dressed nine seniors. They’ve played together for multiple seasons. And they were coming off a runner-up showing. [READ]

EVERGREEN LANDS 4A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

There’s something about losing in the championship game, then going through another year to return. Ask Evergreen’s Cougars. They did just that heading into Saturday’s Class 4A girls final against Pueblo South at the Denver Coliseum. [READ]

CLASS 1A BOYS - SATURDAY GAME RECAPS

Holly picked up a road win at Cheyenne Wells earlier today but the two Eastern Colorado squads collide again on Saturday with the winner grabbing the state championship. We’ll recap the contest and two others. [READ]

CLASS 1A GIRLS - SATURDAY GAME RECAPS

Kit Carson topped Fleming earlier this season but the rematch on Saturday will decide the 1A girls’ state basketball championship. The two sets of Wildcats are the third game of the day with third and fifth place trophies also awarded on Saturday. [READ]

CLASS 2A BOYS - SATURDAY GAME RECAPS

Lower Platte league rivals Sedgwick County and Holyoke square off for the fourth time this year and this time it’s for the state championship. Two other winners will also be awarded trophies on Saturday. [READ]

CLASS 2A GIRLS - SATURDAY GAME RECAPS

Paonia and Wray square off for the 2A girls’ basketball state championship on Saturday and hardware will also be handed out in two earlier games. [READ]

CLASS 3A BOYS - SATURDAY GAME RECAPS

Class 3A boys’ basketball draws to a close on Saturday as Sterling battles Faith Christian for the state championship. Kent Denver and Colorado Springs Christian also meet for the 3rd place trophy. [READ]

CLASS 3A GIRLS - SATURDAY GAME RECAPS

Just two games on the Class 3A girls slate at the season closes on Saturday. Tri-Peaks rivals Lamar and Colorado Springs Christian battle for the championship and Sterling meets Centauri for the third place trophy. [READ]

CLASS 1A BOYS STATE SEMIFINAL RECAPS

Another busy day of basketball is on tap for the Class 1A girls state tournament in Greeley. Two consolation games start off the schedule followed by the state semifinals during the evening session. Colorado Preps will provide live updates of games in progress and then produce final scores and rec [READ]

CLASS 1A GIRLS STATE SEMIFINAL RECAPS

Another busy day of basketball is on tap for the Class 1A girls state tournament in Greeley. Two consolation games start off the schedule followed by the state semifinals during the evening session. Colorado Preps will provide live updates of games in progress and then produce final scores and rec [READ]

CLASS 2A BOYS STATE SEMIFINAL RECAPS

Four more games are on tap today in the Class 2A boyss state basketball tournament. Consolation games open the day with the state semifinals set for this evening at the Loveland Events. Colorado Preps will provide in-game updates and final scores on all four game [READ]

CLASS 2A GIRLS STATE SEMIFINAL RECAPS

Four more games are on tap today in the Class 2A girls state basketball tournament. Consolation games open the day with the state semifinals set for this evening at the Loveland Events. Colorado Preps will provide in-game updates and final scores on all four games. [READ]

CLASS 3A BOYS STATE SEMIFINAL RECAPS

The Class 3A boys state tournament bracket moves into the state semifinals on Friday with games set for 5:30pm and 8:30pm this evening at Hamilton Gym. Colorado Preps will provide in-game updates and final scores on both games plus recaps of the action. [READ]

CLASS 3A GIRLS STATE SEMIFINAL RECAPS

The Class 3A girls bracket moves into the state semifinals on Friday with games set for 4:00pm and 7:00pm this evening at Hamilton Gym. Colorado Preps will provide in-game updates and final scores on both teams plus recaps of the action. [READ]

CLASS 1A GIRLS BASKETBALL - STATE TOURNAMENT PREVIEW

Idalia won the last two state titles, but after being hit hard by graduation, the Wolves failed to make the field this year. There is no shortage of contenders to take the crown, headlined by a pair of unbeatens, top-seeded Kit Carson and #6 Antonito. Two one-loss teams are also in the field, as #2 [READ]

CLASS 1A BOYS BASKETBALL - STATE TOURNAMENT PREVIEW

The last two state champions, Fleming and Holly, are both back in the field, looking for more hardware. This marks the fifth straight year that both squads of Wildcats have reached the Great 8. They will be joined by two more teams that made the field last year, Kit Carson and Ouray. [READ]

CLASS 1A BOYS STATE QUARTERFINAL RECAPS

The Class 1A boys’ state basketball tournament returns to Greeley and the campus of Northern Colorado this year. First round games take place on Thursday with semifinals on Friday and the championship round on Saturday. Colorado Preps will provide complete coverage of all games through score updat [READ]

CLASS 1A GIRLS STATE QUATERFINAL RECAPS

The Class 1A girls’ state basketball tournament returns to Greeley and the campus of Northern Colorado this year. First round games take place on Thursday with semifinals on Friday and the championship round on Saturday. Colorado Preps will provide complete coverage of all games through score upda [READ]

CLASS 2A BOYS STATE QUARTERFINAL RECAPS

The Loveland Events Center is the new location for the Class 2A boys’ state basketball tournament and eight teams converge there for the tournament. First round games take place on Thursday with semifinals on Friday and the championship round on Saturday. Colorado Preps will provide complete cover [READ]

CLASS 2A GIRLS STATE QUARTERFINAL RECAPS

The Loveland Events Center is the new location for the Class 2A girls’ state basketball tournament and eight teams converge there for the tournament. First round games take place on Thursday with semifinals on Friday and the championship round on Saturday. Colorado Preps will provide complete cove [READ]

CLASS 3A BOYS STATE QUARTERFINAL RECAPS

Hamilton Gymnasium on the campus of DU is the site for the Class 3A boys’ basketball tournament this weekend. Quarterfinals open Thursday followed by the semifinals on Friday and state championship matchups on Saturday. Colorado Preps will provide complete coverage of all games through score updat [READ]

CLASS 3A GIRLS STATE QUARTERFINAL RECAPS

Hamilton Gymnasium on the campus of DU is the site for the Class 3A girls’ basketball tournament this weekend. Quarterfinals open Thursday followed by the semifinals on Friday and state championship matchups on Saturday. Colorado Preps will provide complete coverage of all games through score upda [READ]

CLASS 2A GIRLS BASKETBALL - STATE TOURNAMENT PREVIEW

State finalists from a year ago, Yuma and Paonia, are back in the state tournament again this year and seeded first and second in the bracket. They’re joined in the bracket by fellow returnees Wray and Swink along with newcomers Ignacio, Simla, Del Norte and Haxtun. Game open on Thursday with the [READ]

CLASS 2A BOYS BASKETBALL - STATE TOURNAMENT PREVIEW

With three-time defending state champion Sanford sitting in the 8th seed, fans know it’s a tremendous field in Class 2A as the tournament makes a move to the north and the Loveland Events Center. Depth can also be seen in the bracket with Highland seeded only fifth despite being the only unbeaten t [READ]