Fullerton beats Saddleback in key OEC matchup

Orange Empire Conference

Mission Viejo, CA – (6) Fullerton 50 (14) Saddleback 47

Vaj Rice had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Jason Richardson added 13 points and 8 rebounds as 6th ranked Fullerton (18-6, 7-2) edged 14th ranked Saddleback 50-47 to stay in 2nd place in OEC action. Anthony Naimie had 17 points and 8 rebounds for Sadddleback (13-11, 5-3) and was the only Gaucho in double figures in the loss.

Costa Mesa, CA – (10) Orange Coast 96 (9) Santiago Canyon 91 (OT)

Joshua Davis had a huge night as the big man scored 35 points and added 19 rebounds and Kupaa Henderson added 20 points and 8 rebounds as 10th ranked Orange Coast (17-7, 8-1) remained hot as the Pirates picked up a 96-91 win in overtime over Santiago Canyon (17-8, 4-5). Rodney Henderson had 32 points and 12 rebounds and Antoine Jenkins added 28 points and 8 assists in the loss.

Irvine, CA – Irvine Valley 78 (11) Copper Mountain 61

Jake Linsky had 16 points and 14 rebounds and Daniel Chatman added 14 points as Irvine Valley (14-12, 3-6) cruised past 11th ranked Copper Mountain 78-61 in conference action on Friday evening. Murshid Randle had 12 points and Tre’Von Bentley added 12 points and 12 rebounds in the loss for Copper Mountain (18-8, 5-4).

Riverside, CA – Riverside 59 Santa Ana 58

Jordan Robinson had 16 points and 14 rebounds and Brae Ivey added 11 points and 7 assists as Riverside (13-9, 4-4) slipped past Santa Ana 59-58. Cameron High had 20 points and was the only Santa Ana (8-14, 1-8) player in double figures in the loss.

Coast North Conference

Los Altos Hills, CA  – (1) San Francisco 69 (7) Foothill 65

Lewis Hayes had 17 points and Terrell Brown added 12 points as top ranked San Francisco (24-1, 8-0) won their 20th straight game with a 69-65 win over 7th ranked Foothill (17-8, 6-3). Matt McAndrews had 29 points and Blake Henry added 11 points in the loss for the Owls.

Livermore, CA – Las Positas 94 (13) Canada 89

Nick Evans had 21 points and Anand Hundal added 19 points, 10 rebounds, and 6 blocks as Las Positas (16-9, 4-5) picked up a huge 94-89 win over 13th ranked Canada (13-12, 5-4) at home on Friday evening.

San Bruno, CA – Ohlone 70 Skyline 66

Devonte Butler had 19 points and Cameron Bradley added 14 points as Ohlone (14-12, 4-5) won their third straight game with a 70-66 win over Skyline (10-14, 2-6).

Pacific Coast North Conference

San Diego, CA – (13) San Diego Miramar 97 Mt. San Jacinto 90

Caleb Giordano had 19 points and Chris Jones added 15 points as 13th ranked San Diego Miramar (17-7, 4-2) picked up a 97-90 win over Mt. San Jacinto (11-14, 3-3). Davon Sanders had a game high 29 points and David Thompson added 16 points in the loss for the Eagles.

San Marcos, CA – (3) San Bernardino 73 Palomar 57

Tymoryae Glover had 15 points and 5 rebounds and Kevin McNeal added 13 points and 4 assists as 3rd ranked San Bernardino (22-4, 6-0) won their ninth straight game and remained undefeated in conference action picking up a 73-57 win on the road against Palomar (13-12, 3-3). Jackson Strong had 17 points and LaVale Coleman-Bell added 15 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists in the loss for the Comets.

Big 8 Conference

Rocklin, CA – (10) Modesto 91 Sierra 82

Jemeil King had 30 points and Rigo Gutierrez added 22 points as 10th ranked Modesto (17-7, 10-2) picked up a huge conference win on the road to stay within two games of first place with a 91-82 win over Sierra (12-12, 7-6). Josh Gonzalez had 28 points and Kenny Olsem added 12 points in the loss for the Wolverines.

Folsom, CA – Diablo Valley 107 Folsom Lake 77

Diablo Valley (13-12, 6-7) picked up a 107-77 win over Folsom Lake (2-20, 1-12). Zethan Dumpson scored 42 points and Isiah Maun added 16 points in the loss.

Sacramento, CA – San Joaquin Delta 57 Cosumnes River 45

Spencer Monteiro had 12 points and 7 rebounds and John Berna added 11 points and 7 assists as San Joaquin Delta (10-11, 7-5) picked up a 57-45 win over Cosumnes River (7-13, 3-9). DeRajaee Austin had 12 points, 4 assists and 4 rebounds and Gor Mikayelyan added 12 points in the loss for the Hawks.

Sacramento, CA – Sacramento 71 American River 57

Troy Owens had 24 points and 9 rebounds and Gabe Serna added 14 points as Sacramento (15-11, 7-6) picked up a 71-57 win over American River (6-15, 3-9).

Pacific Coast South Conference

Imperial, CA – Southwestern 86 Imperial Valley 75

Emilio Arellano had 17 points and Cam Lewis added 15 points as Southwestern (9-13, 4-2) picked up a 86-75 win over Imperial Valley (2-19, 0-6).

El Cajon, CA – (8) Grossmont 79 San Diego Mesa 72

Bryce Parsons had 30 points and 8 rebounds and Ronald Blain added 17 points and 11 rebounds as 8th ranked Grossmont (16-7, 5-1) remained a game within first place with a 80-72 win over San Diego Mesa (5-16, 2-4). Morrie Neeley had 31 points and 5 rebounds and Perry Davis added 12 points and 5 rebounds in the loss for the Olympians.

El Cajon, CA – (1) San Diego 102 Cuyamaca 56

Bay Valley Conference

Oakland, CA – Merritt 102 Alameda 97 (OT)

Deon Steward had 18 points and 8 rebounds and Obie Richard added 16 points, 10 assists and 5 rebounds as Merritt (11-13, 5-7) picked up a 102-97 win in overtime against Alameda (7-16, 5-8).

Marysville, CA – (4) Yuba 80 Contra Costa 75

Napa, CA – Los Medanos 100 Napa Valley 68

Raazhel Watkins had 26 points and Andrew Hall added 25 points as Los Medanos (15-9, 8-5) crushed Napa Valley 100-68 on the road Friday evening. Sasha French had 15 points and Armani Mills added 12 points in the loss for Napa Valley (12-11, 8-4).

Fairfield, CA – Solano 68 Marin 60

South Coast South Conference

Cerritos, CA – (4) Cerritos 104 El Camino 79

Riley Hamilton had 15 points and 6 rebounds as 4th ranked Cerritos (21-4, 6-0) won their seventh straight game with a 104-79 win over El Camino (6-16, 1-5). Justin Chambers had 21 points and Da’Koda Lacey added 16 points and 12 reboudns in the loss for the Warriors.

Compton, CA – Compton 85 (15) Long Beach 75

Derrius Ennis had 25 points and 9 rebounds and L’kielynn Taylor added 21 points, 17 rebounds, 10 assists and 6 steals as Compton (6-16, 3-3) picked up a 85-75 win over 15th ranked Long Beach (14-11, 3-3). Artis Parris had 23 points and 10 rebounds and Jordan Heard added 13 points in the loss for the Vikings.

Wilmington, CA – Los Angeles Harbor 78 Los Angeles Southwest 67

Joel Anderson had 25 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists and Chris Jackson added 20 points and 8 rebounds as Los Angeles Harbor (14-10, 4-2) picked up a 78-67 win over Los Angeles Southwest (7-16, 1-5).

Coast South Conference

Cupertino, CA – De Anza 96 (6) Gavilan 84

Terrance Jackson had 28 points and Ajay Singh added 23 points as De Anza (9-15, 3-6) picked up a 96-84 win over 6th ranked Gavilan (20-3, 6-2).

Monterey, CA – (14) Cabrillo 73 Monterey 65

Linton Acliese had 26 points and Tynan Velasquez added 25 points as 14th ranked Cabrillo (14-9, 7-2) won their seventh game in a row with a 73-65 win over Monterey (13-12, 4-5). Brad Sendell had 19 points and 4 assists in the loss for the Lobos.

Salinas, CA – San Jose 72 Hartnell 63

South Coast North Conference

Rancho Cucamonga, CA – Mt. San Antonio 58 (7) Chaffey 53

Marc Howard Jr had 14 points and Corey Grant added 11 points as Mt. San Antonio (12-11, 5-1) kept pace at the top of the standings with a 58-53 win over 7th ranked Chaffey (16-9, 4-2). Tyler Ginyard had 16 points in the loss for the Panthers.

Pasadena, CA – (5) East Los Angeles 93 Pasadena 64

Roderick Williams had 24 points and 9 rebounds and Frank Bertz added 18 points and made four three pointers as 5th ranked East Los Angeles (20-5, 5-1) remained in a tie for first place with a 93-64 win over Pasadena (8-15, 0-6). Ross Lee had 13 points and Kyle Mitchell added 12 points and 5 rebounds in the loss for the Lancers.

Los Angeles, CA – Los Angeles Trade Tech 58 Rio Hondo 55