Four top 10 matchups can be found in boys’ basketball for Saturday including a nice 3A Metro conference game between #3 Kent Denver and #10 Colorado Academy. 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. 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. 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 boys’ basketball. Final scores will be posted on our Daily Scoreboard. Results can be sent to Colorado Preps by text at 970.380.7737.
FINAL: #1 De Beque beat Plateau Valley 81-35
FINAL: #5 Walsh beat McClave 52-40
FINAL: #6 Peetz beat Creek Valley NE 61-47
FINAL: #10 Haxtun beat #7 Kit Carson 61-36
FINAL: Cheraw beat #8 Springfield 54-41
FINAL: #1 Holly beat John Mall 70-45
FINAL: #2 Yuma beat Merino 57-35
FINAL: #4 Fowler beat Swink 74-21
FINAL: Burlington beat #5 Limon 59-55
FINAL: #7 Denver Christian beat #6 Byers 50-35
FINAL: #8 Simla beat Las Animas 62-27
FINAL: #1 Sterling beat Estes Park 83-29
FINAL: #3 Kent Denver beat #10 Colorado Academy 62-60
FINAL: #4 Vanguard beat #9 Peyton (2A) 84-61
FINAL: #5 Faith Christian beat Machebeuf 66-42
FINAL: #6 Lutheran beat Jefferson Academy 57-37
FINAL: #7 Coal Ridge beat Cedaredge 70-35
FINAL: #9 Colorado Springs Christian beat James Irwin 57-52
FINAL: #1 Lewis Palmer beat Doherty 76-46
FINAL: #5 Holy Family beat Erie 62-50
FINAL: #8 Steamboat Springs beat Palisade 50-28
FINAL: #10 Wheat Ridge beat Littleton 77-49
FINAL: #10 Columbine beat Lakewood 67-55