Four top 10 matchups can be found in boysâ€™ basketball for Saturday including a nice 3A Metro conference game between #3 Kent Denver and #10 Colorado Academy.Â The winner takes over fourth place in the rugged conference.
The remaining games involve non-league contests as #7 Kit Carson visits #10 Haxtun in 1A, #6 Byers goes to #7 Denver Christian in 2A and #9 Peyton challenges #4 Vanguard (3A).
For Kit Carson and Haxtun, the game gives both teams a chance to turn around in the right direction.Â Kit Carson fell short in a key High Plains league game to Cheraw on Friday while Haxtun has lost their last three.
Byers is coming off a hard-fought overtime loss to Yuma on Friday night and they hit the road again for a key district game with Denver Christian.Â Those two teams are battling Limon for the top overall seed.
Peyton scored a huge win over Simla on Friday to take over the top spot in the 2A Black Forest and today they try to slow down a hot Vanguard offense scoring 80 points a contest.
Below if the complete list of games for top 10 boysâ€™ basketball.Â Final scores will be posted on our Daily Scoreboard. Â Results can be sent to Colorado Preps by text at 970.380.7737.
FINAL:Â #1 De Beque beat Plateau Valley 81-35
FINAL:Â #5 Walsh beat McClave 52-40
FINAL:Â #6 Peetz beat Creek Valley NE 61-47
FINAL:Â #10 Haxtun beat #7 Kit Carson 61-36
FINAL:Â Cheraw beat #8 Springfield 54-41
FINAL:Â #1 Holly beat John Mall 70-45
FINAL:Â #2 Yuma beat Merino 57-35
FINAL:Â #4 Fowler beat Swink 74-21
FINAL:Â Burlington beat #5 Limon 59-55
FINAL:Â #7 Denver Christian beat #6 Byers 50-35
FINAL:Â #8 Simla beat Las Animas 62-27
FINAL:Â #1 Sterling beat Estes Park 83-29
FINAL:Â #3 Kent Denver beat #10 Colorado Academy 62-60
FINAL:Â #4 Vanguard beat #9 Peyton (2A) 84-61
FINAL:Â #5 Faith Christian beat Machebeuf 66-42
FINAL:Â #6 Lutheran beat Jefferson Academy 57-37
FINAL:Â #7 Coal Ridge beat Cedaredge 70-35
FINAL:Â #9 Colorado Springs Christian beat James Irwin 57-52
FINAL:Â #1 Lewis Palmer beat Doherty 76-46
FINAL:Â #5 Holy Family beat Erie 62-50
FINAL:Â #8 Steamboat Springs beat Palisade 50-28
FINAL:Â #10 Wheat Ridge beat Littleton 77-49
FINAL:Â #10 Columbine beat Lakewood 67-55