Sweet 16 Results from Saturday night
Fullerton, CA – (1) Fullerton 86 (8) Chaffey 70
Kenny Barnes had 26 points and 10 rebounds and Kendall Lauderdale added 16 points and 12 rebounds as top seeded Fullerton (24-6) as the Hornets won their seventh straight game with a 86-70 victory over 8th seeded Chaffey (23-9). Christian Carson led the Panthers with 25 points and sophomore point guard Brian Beard ended his junior college career with 21 points and 5 assists in the loss. With the win top seeded Fullerton advances to the Elite Eight where they will next face Canada on Thursday in Livermore.
Compton, CA – (10) East Los Angeles 83 (2) Compton 80
Roderick Williams had 25 points and 8 rebounds and Frank Bertz added 18 points as 10th seeded East Los Angeles (23-6) edged 2nd seeded Compton 83-80 to advance to the Elite Eight. The Huskies overcame 27 turnovers and picked up the road win over Compton. Anthony Fitzpatrick had 27 points and 13 rebounds and Michael Chavers added 14 points in the loss for the TarTars. Compton made 2 of 19 behind the arc and finish the season 27-5 after suffering the home loss. The Huskies will next face Feather River at the Elite Eight on Thursday.
San Diego, CA – (5) San Diego 113 (13) Riverside 81
Darien McClain made eight three pointers and had 39 points and Marcus Brumsey added 16 points, 5 assists, and 5 rebounds as 5th seeded San Diego (28-5) won their 14th straight game with a 113-81 victory over 13th seeded Riverside (23-9). Brandon Thomas had 22 points and Andy Cleaves added 14 points and 6 rebounds in the loss for the Tigers. San Diego will next face Yuba on Thursday for the second time this season.
Azusa, CA – (14) Antelope Valley 74 (6) Citrus 71
Reggie Byers had 17 points and hit the game winning three point shot and Antone Warren added 13 points and 8 rebounds as 14th seeded Antelope Valley slipped past 6th seeded Citrus 74-71 to advance to the Elite Eight. Jeremy Smith had 23 points and Kenneth Cyprian added 16 points and 3 rebounds in the loss for the Owls. The Marauders will next face off against top seeded San Francisco on Thursday in Livermore.
San Francisco, CA – (1) San Francisco 62 (9) Butte 60
Sophomore Zach Copeland had 16 points and 6 rebounds and Eddie Stansberry added 13 points as top seeded San Francisco (28-2) edged 9th seeded Butte 62-60 to advance to the Elite Eight. Darae Elliott had 12 points and 18 rebounds and Josiah Wood added 12 points in the loss. Darrien Manker added 17 points as well for the Roadrunners in the loss. Butte ends their season with a 20-10 record.
Quincy, CA – (2) Feather River 101 (7) Las Positas 95
Anthony Randolph had 25 points and Chris McDonald added 19 points as 2nd seeded Feather River (25-3) won their 13th straight game with a 101-95 win over 7th seeded Las Positas (22-8). Stokley Chaffee had 23 points and Kameron Johnson added 17 points in the loss for Las Positas. Feather River will next face East Los Angeles in the Elite Eight on Thursday in Livermore.
Redwood City, CA – (5) Canada 86 (13) American River 71
Mike Pickney had 23 points and Davis Kimble added 21 points as 5th seeded Canada (23-7) cruised past 13th seeded American River to advance to the Elite Eight. Richard Reed had 29 points and Jermaine Henderson added 11 points in the loss for American River (16-11). The Colts will next face Fullerton in the Elite Eight on Thursday.
Yuba, CA – (3) Yuba 65 (11) Ohlone 53
3rd seeded Yuba (28-2) won their 19th straight game with a 65-53 win over Ohlone to advance to the Elite Eight. The 49ers will next face San Diego on Thursday in Livermore.