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SOUTHERN COLORADO ALL-STAR CLASSIC

Rosters have been released for the annual Southern Colorado All-Star Classic which pits the 2A Black Forest conference against the 3A Tri Peaks league. The game is set for Friday April 28th at St Mary’s High School. [READ]

CHSAA LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL MEETS APRIL 20TH

Aurora, Colo. – The final of two Colorado High School Activities Association Legislative Council Meetings is slated for Thursday, April 23, at the Radisson Hotel in Aurora, located at I-225 and Parker Road. The Meeting will be at 8:30 a.m. The CHSAA Board of Directors will meet Wednesday, April 19 [READ]

TRAHERN TO STEP DOWN AT KIT CARSON

Jim Trahern has decided to step down from coaching at Kit Carson. The long-time boss made the announcement to the administration and his players earlier this week. [READ]

UPDATED ROSTERS FOR THE SHOW ALL-STAR BASKETBALL

A few changes have been made to rosters for the annual "The Show" all-star basketball game and the new lineups are listed here. Games are set for Sunday at Metro State University and this year a game involving players from Classes 1A, 2A and 3A has been added. [READ]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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]

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. [READ]

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 [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]

MATT LANGLEY - BASKETBALLCOLORADO.COM - FINAL 4

We preview the Final Four in both 4A and 5A and look back to the exciting Great 8 finish between Grandview and Rock Canyon. [LISTEN]

CLASS 4A BOYS BASKETBALL - FINAL FOUR PREVIEW

It’s debatable. Which one of Colorado’s upper-class followings for boys basketball are more excited about not having to travel to Boulder for final rounds? Class 5A fans, mostly in the Denver area, have proven loyal and willing to hit the road, and their central location had made the trip up Highwa [READ]

CLASS 3A BOYS BASKETBALL - STATE TOURNAMENT PREVIEW

State quarterfinal games in Class 3A open on Thursday and the depth of the state field will be on display as the final eight includes four teams that won regional finals on the road to advance. #9 Basalt is joined by double digit seeds Sterling, Alamosa and Faith Christian in the Great Eight and we [READ]

CLASS 5A BOYS BASKETBALL - FINAL FOUR PREVIEW

The Class 5A boys final four and championship, set to begin on Friday at the Denver Coliseum, will be historic. The switch to the Coliseum after bigger schools’ final rounds were housed at the old McNichols Sports Arena, the Pepsi Center and the Coors Events Center in Boulder is modified by 5A regu [READ]