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CLASS 4A STATE TOURNAMENT PAIRINGS - BOYS

State basketball pairings for Class 4A have been announced with Valor Christian landing the top overall seed. Pueblo South is the #2 seed followed by D’Evelyn and Durango. Opening round games are set for Wednesday and matchups are listed in bracket order. [READ]

CLASS 5A STATE TOURNAMENT PAIRINGS - BOYS

Eaglecrest, ThunderRidge, George Washington and Grandview nailed down the top four seeds in the 5A boys’ basketball bracket released on Sunday. Brackets are listed below with first round action set for Wednesday. [READ]

CLASS 3A BOYS BASKETBALL - DISTRICT PAIRINGS

Class 3A District Tournaments get underway this week and next with the top two teams from each bracket earning automatic trips to the regional tournament. The remaining 18 spots will be filled by RPI standings that will be compiled after the district tournament. [READ]

CLASS 2A BOYS BASKETBALL - DISTRICT PAIRINGS

Class 2A District tournament pairings are being released across the state and we’ll post the schedules as they become available to us. You can send us your bracket by email to kevin@coloradopreps.com. The top three teams from each tournament advance to regionals March 3rd and 4th. [READ]

CLASS 1A BOYS BASKETBALL - DISTRICT PAIRINGS

District tournaments are next up for Class 1A boys basketball as the top three teams from each bracket move on to the regional round. Colorado Preps will post official pairings as they’re released and then follow the progress of each event throughout the week. Pairings/schedules can be sent to us [READ]

CLASS 4A & 5A RPI STANDINGS - BOYS

State tournament pairings will be released today for Classes 4A and 5A boys’ basketball. Conference champions receive automatic bids and the rest of the 48-team field is filled out through the RPI standings. Those standings will be finalized this morning and you can see the standings through these [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL - TOP 10 SCHEDULE (FEB 18)

Basketball’s regular season draws to a close today with a limited top 10 schedule. The biggie is in Denver between longtime rivals George Washington and Denver East. Both are ranked in top 10 and tonight’s winner grabs the coveted City league championship and likely higher post-season seed. [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL - TOP 10 SCHEDULE (FEB 17)

Three top 10 matchups can be found on the Friday schedule and each factor into a league championship race and playoff placement. The games headline the last Friday night of basketball’s regular season. [READ]

CLASS 2A BASKETBALL REGIONALS - LOCATIONS & SEEDING

Thanks to our great readers and followers we have received additional information on the Class 2A Basketball Eastern Regional tournament. The biggest questions involved on how the bracket would be seeded and where the games are to be played and we now have those answers. [READ]

CLASS 1A BOYS BASKETBALL - DISTRICT ROUNDUP

Several key games are left on the schedule, and those will help finalize district tournament brackets. At the same time, pigtail games will get the District 8 tournament started on Thursday. [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL - TOP 10 SCOREBOARD (FEB 16)

Second place behind top ranked Highland in the 2A Mile High goes to the winner between Longmont Christian and Alexander Dawson. Regardless of the outcome, Alexander Dawson has already locked in the number two seed for districts next week as Longmont Christian moves into the 1A division for the play [READ]

CLASS 2A BOYS BASKETBALL - LEAGUE RUNDOWN

Several Class 2A league races won’t be decided until a few games on Saturday and once those games are complete district tournament brackets can be set. We look at each conference race below and provide the regional information that we know. Colorado Preps will post district brackets through the we [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL - TOP 10 SCOREBOARD (FEB 15)

A couple of top 10 games in the Class 3A Metro tonight will help sort out that league chase and set the seeding for next week’s district tournament. All four teams involved are within one game of the conference lead so there are several possibilities of seeding order based on results from tonight. [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL - TOP 10 SCOREBOARD (FEB 14)

It’s an important day in Class 1A as a couple of league championship trophies could be handed out. One for sure is the 5280 league where unbeatens Rocky Mountain Lutheran and Front Range Baptist square off. The teams are a combined 33-3 overall and each wants a big win going into district play nex [READ]

BASKETBALLCOLORADO.COM - MATT LANGLEY - FEB 13TH

Topics in our weekly discussion include previews of games between George Washington-Denver East, Rock Canyon-ThunderRidge, Holy Family-Mead and Vista Ridge-Sand Creek. Plus we discuss the potential Mercy Rule. [LISTEN]

CLASS 3A BOYS BASKETBALL - CONFERENCE RUNDOWN

With many of the games frontloaded to the first part of the week, we’re shifting around our schedule of weekly reports so we can preview the best matchups and break down each conference race. We begin in Class 3A where seven of our top nine games of the week take place Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesda [READ]

CLASS 4A BOYS BASKETBALL - CONFERENCE RUNDOWN

A year after cutting its playoff field, Class 4A quickly saw the error of its way in the era of everyone gets a ribbon. The group opted to go back to a 48-team bracket. It’s a good thing, particularly in a field that has a strong list of challengers [READ]

CLASS 5A BOYS BASKETBALL - CONFERENCE BREAKDOWN

This is it, the final week of the 2016-17 Class 5A regular season. Below is a league-by-league breakdown heading into the last rounds before the 48-team playoff bracket is released next weekend. [READ]

CHSAA BOYS BASKETBALL RANKINGS - FEB 13

The final week of the regular season is here and CHSAA has released another round of rankings for all five classes. [READ]

COLORADO PREPS - CLASS 5A BOYS RANKINGS

Nine of the ten teams are the same as a week ago but many are in different positions as three ranked teams suffered at least one loss last week. Biggest movers include Eaglecrest and Doherty who both crack the top five. [READ]

COLORADO PREPS - CLASS 4A BOYS RANKINGS

The only change in the 4A rankings this week involves the top two spots as Valor Christian moves to the top following a Pueblo West loss to Pueblo South last week. West loses just one spot to second and the rest of the poll is identical to last Sunday. [READ]

COLORADO PREPS - CLASS 3A BOYS RANKINGS

Losses by Alamosa, Kent Denver, Basalt, and Strasburg caused some movement in the 3A rankings this week but Resurrection Christian, Colorado Springs Christian and Sterling remain solid in the top three slots. [READ]

COLORADO PREPS - CLASS 2A BOYS RANKINGS

While the top five slots remain the same as a week ago, there are major changes in the second five for Class 2A this week including three newcomers as Fowler, Haxtun and Akron all dropped out with losses during the past week. [READ]

COLORADO PREPS - CLASS 1A BOYS RANKINGS

Class 1A basketball features a new number one team in the Colorado Preps poll as Holly returns to the top spot following their impressive win at Cheyenne Wells last week. The Wildcats need only a win over Granada on Tuesday to close the regular season at 19-0. [READ]

1A/2A BASKETBALL POST-SEASON RAMBLINGS

We starting to learn more about the locations of post-season basketball tournaments in Classes 1A and 2A. And since all the sites are not determined as of yet, we’ll continue to update as more information comes in to us. [READ]

VIDEO: CROWLEY COUNTY AT FOWLER (BOYS)

A defensive grinder in the first half, both teams were able to knock down some shots in the second but Crowley County rallied for a 27-25 win over Fowler to capture the 2A Santa Fe championship. [READ]

VIDEO: SEDGWICK COUNTY AT AKRON

Sedgwick County entered the key Lower Platte league game at Akron tied with Holyoke and Haxtun in first place with the Rams a game back. The Cougars kept a share of the lead with the road victory. Cole Honstead has the highlights for Colorado Preps. [READ]

BOYS BASKETBALL - TOP 10 SCOREBOARD (FEB 11)

Due to regional wrestling tournaments, the top 10 schedule for Saturday is lighter than normal and devoid of matchups featuring ranked teams. There are some tremendous rivalry games especially in Class 5A where #7 Doherty meets Palmer and #8 Denver East is challenged by Denver South. #5 Grandview [READ]

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: MEEKER AT PAONIA (BOYS)

Paonia clinched the 2A Western Slope championship by beating Meeker on Friday and the Eagles now need just one more win to finish off a perfect run through the conference. Mackenzie Lewis has the video highlights for Colorado Preps. [READ]

VIDEO: #1 HOLLY AT #2 CHEYENNE WELLS - FIRST HALF

The top two teams in Class 1A met on Thursday night and we break down the highlights into two sections. First up is the first half between #1 Holly and #2 Cheyenne Wells. [READ]