Fullerton picks up key victory over Copper Mountain

Orange Empire Conference

Fullerton, CA – (5) Fullerton 74 (7) Copper Mountain 72

Jason Richardson had 27 points, 8 assists and 7 rebounds and Rodrick McCobb added 16 points and 8 rebounds as 5th ranked Fullerton (15-5, 4-1) picked up a 74-72 win over 7th ranked Copper Mountain (16-6, 3-2). Murshid Randle had 25 points and 6 rebounds and Jaleel Simmons added 18 points and 5 assist in the loss for the Fighting Cacti.

Mission Viejo, CA – Saddleback 68 (10) Santiago Canyon 66

Isaiah Brooks had 24 points and 4 assists and Shawn Stith added 13 points and 6 rebounds as Saddleback (11-9, 3-1) stayed within a half game of first place Fullerton with a 68-66 win over 10th ranked Santiago Canyon (14-6, 1-3). Rodney Henderson had 29 points and 6 rebounds and Marcus Swain added 12 points in the loss for the Hawks.

Cypress, CA – Cypress 75 (12) Irvine Valley 72

Mike Magee scored 24 points and had 7 rebounds and Kyle Small added 12 points and 5 assists as Cypress (7-12, 1-3) picked up their first win in conference action with a 75-72 win over 12th ranked Irvine Valley (13-9, 2-3). Daniel Chatman and Jake Linsky each had 18 points in the loss for the Lasers in conference action.

Santa Ana, CA – (14) Orange Coast 77 Santa Ana 74

Kupaa Harrison had 20 points and 10 rebounds, and Jumoke Walker added 16 points and 4 steals as 14th ranked Orange Coast (13-7, 4-1) kept pace with Fullerton with a 77-74 win over Santa Ana (8-9, 1-3). Xavier Gunter had 15 points and 9 rebounds and Keandre Broussard added 14 points and 6 rebounds in the loss for the Dons.

Central Valley Conference

Fresno, CA – (2) Fresno 84 (7) West Hills 83

Tyus Millhollin and Jess Spivey each had 23 points and combined for eight three pointers as 2nd ranked Fresno (17-3, 5-0) stayed undefeated in conference picking up a 84-83 win over 7th ranked West Hills (13-3, 4-1) in a battle of unbeaten teams in Central Valley Conference action.

Porterville, CA – (10) Columbia 60 Porterville 47

Visalia, CA – (9) Sequoias 106 Cerro Coso 47

Austin Armstead had 19 points and 4 rebounds and Kentrey Bynum added 14 points and 8 rebounds as 9th ranked Sequoias (13-6, 3-2) won their third straight game in conference action with a 106-47 win over Cerro Coso (5-11, 1-4). Dom Philip had 14 points and 7 rebounds, and Cameron Redd added 10 points and 12 rebounds in the loss for the Coyotes.

Merced, CA – Reedley 81 Merced 73

Ruben Parks had 27 points and Elijah Jeffries added 20 points as Reedley (6-11, 2-3) picked up a 81-73 win over Merced (2-15, 0-5).

Pacific Coast South Conference

El Cajon, CA – (1) San Diego 77 (8) Grossmont 72

Robert McCoy had 25 points and 6 rebounds and Wonder Smith added 11 points and 11 rebounds as top ranked San Diego (21-2, 2-0) edged 8th ranked Grossmont 77-72 in a battle of two solid teams in the Pacific Coast South Conference. Bryce Parsons had 25 points and Ronald Blain added 22 points and 13 rebounds in the loss for Grossmont (12-7, 1-1).

El Cajon, CA – Southwestern 88 Cuyamaca 53

Quen Meadows had 14 points and Jose Serrano added 12 points as Southwestern (7-11, 2-0) stayed undefeated in conference with a 88-53 win over Cuyamaca (0-16, 0-2).

San Diego, CA – San Diego Mesa 86 Imperial Valley 77

Morrie Neeley had 18 points and Armstrong Ojunkwu added 16 points as San Diego Mesa (4-13, 1-1) picked up a 86-77 win over Imperial Valley (2-15, 0-2).

Coast North Conference

Livermore, CA – (1) San Francisco 86 (11) Las Positas 58

Eddie Stansberry had 19 points and Curtis Witt added 18 points as top ranked San Francisco (20-1, 4-0) won their 16th straight game with a 86-58 win over 11th ranked Las Positas (13-7, 1-3). Peter Hewitt had 17 points and 11 rebounds and Anand Hyundai added 11 points and 12 rebounds in the loss for the Hawks.

Los Altos, CA – (8) Foothill 91 Skyline 70

Alex Gil-Fernandez had 20 points and Deangelo Blackwell added 19 points as 8th ranked Foothill (15-6, 4-1) remained a half game out of first place with a 91-70 win over Skyline (9-11, 1-3).

Hayward, CA – Chabot 82 Ohlone 70

Stephen Northington had 22 points and Isaiah Ali added 20 points as Chabot (3-16, 1-3) picked up their first conference win with a 82-70 home win against Ohlone (11-11, 1-4).

South Coast South Conference

Torrance, CA – (6) Cerritos 117 El Camino 100

Demetrius Thomas had 26 points and 12 rebounds and Keshaun Mack added 26 points, 7 assists and 5 rebounds as 6th ranked Cerritos (16-4, 1-0) won their conference opener with a 117-100 win over El Camino (5-12, 0-1). Justin Chambers had 24 points and 7 rebounds and Isiah Armstead added 22 points in the loss for the Warriors.

Long Beach, CA – Long Beach 104 Compton 82

Artis Parris had 28 points and 7 rebounds and Jeremiah Sadler added 21 points, 6 assists, and 5 rebounds as Long Beach (12-8, 1-0) picked up a 104-82 in their conference opener over Compton (3-14, 0-1). L’kieylnn Taylor had 27 points and Chris Townsell added 14 points in the loss for the Tartars.

Los Angeles, CA – Los Angeles Harbor 84 Los Angeles Southwest 78

Joel Anderson scored a game high of 38 points and Chris Jackson added 19 points and 10 rebounds as Los Angeles Harbor (11-8, 1-0) picked up a 84-78 win over Los Angeles Southwest (6-12, 0-1). Deric Daniels had 27 points and 10 assists and D’Lano Beckles added 18 points and 10 rebounds in the loss for the Cougars.

Coast South Conference

Monterey, CA – (6) Gavilan 88 Monterey 87 (OT)

Ibn Zaid had 19 points and Mrad Abrha added 17 points as 6th ranked Gavilan (17-2, 2-1) stayed within one game of conference leader Hartnell with a 88-87 overtime win over Monterey (10-10, 1-3). Marcus Wallace had 22 points and Deshawnte Collins added 15 points and 10 rebounds in the loss for the Lobos.

Saratoga, CA – West Valley 70 San Jose 61

Devante Johnson had 34 points and Christian Mejia added 13 points as West Valley (11-9, 2-2) picked up a 70-61 win over San Jose (4-14, 1-4).

Cupertino, CA – (15) Hartnell 78 De Anza 67

South Coast North Conference

Whittier, CA – Rio Hondo 81 Los Angeles Trade Tech 69

DillonTaio had 21 points and Kenyatta Louder added 17 points as Rio Hondo (4-12, 1-0) won their first conference game with a 81-69 win over Los Angeles Trade Tech (5-10, 0-1).

Walnut, CA – (9) Chaffey 60 Mt. San Antonio 58

Isaiah McCullough had 20 points and 5 rebounds and Jaylen Wiltz added 11 points as 9th ranked Chaffey (13-7, 1-0) won their conference opener with a 60-58 win over Mt. San Antonio (7-11, 0-1). Corey Grant had 19 points and 4 assists and Minfeke Sanoe added 10 points in the loss for the Mounties.

Monterey Park, CA – (2) East Los Angeles 82 Pasadena 52

Roderick Williams had 20 points and 5 rebounds and Jacob Tryon added 16 points, 9 rebounds, and 7 blocks as 2nd ranked East Los Angeles (16-4, 1-0) cruised to a 82-52 over Pasadena (8-10, 0-1). Kyle Mitchell had 20 points and 5 rebounds and was the only Lancer in double figures in the loss.

Golden Valley Conference

Oroville, CA – (3) Butte 90 (12) Feather River 53

Darae Elliott had 16 points and 15 rebounds and Eric Boose added 13 points and 5 rebounds as 3rd ranked Butte (16-3, 3-0) cruised to a 90-53 win over 12th ranked Feather River (13-7, 2-1) in a battle of undefeated teams in Golden Valley Conference action. Calvin Fletcher had 20 points and Gerard Andrus added 13 points and 4 steals in the loss for the Golden Eagles.

Susanville, CA – Lassen 82 Siskiyous 72

Lassen (5-11, 1-2) picked up a conference victory over Siskiyous 82-72. Dwayne McClendon had 23 points and Tyler Anderson added 16 points in the loss for Siskiyous (3-16, 1-3).

Pacific Coast North Conference

Menifee, CA – Palomar 70 Mt. San Jacinto 67

Matt Meyers had 20 points and 7 rebounds and Lavale Coleman-Bell added 19 points and 7 rebounds as Palomar (11-10, 1-1) overcame a 7 point halftime deficit and edged Mt. San Jacinto 70-67. Davon Sanders had 17 points and 8 rebounds and A.J. Walton added 17 points and 7 rebounds in the loss for Mt. San Jacinto (9-12, 1-1).

Oceanside, CA – (3) San Bernardino 84 Mira Costa 68

San Diego, CA – (11) San Diego Miramar 82 Desert 64

Ryan Michaels had 18 points and Deion Alston added 16 points as 11th ranked San Diego Miramar (14-6, 1-1) cruised to a 82-64 win over Desert (1-14, 0-2). Philippe Salawa had 29 points and Arion Stevenson added 20 points in the loss for the Roadrunners.

Bay Valley Conference

Fairfield, CA – Alameda 77 Solano 69

Oakland, CA – Merritt 61 Contra Costa 59

Isiah Davis had 15 points and 6 rebounds and Obi Richard added 13 points and 7 rebounds as Merritt (10-10, 4-4) evened out their record in conference action with a 61-59 victory over Contra Costa (11-8, 5-3). Isaiah Attles had 20 points and Eric Jones added 14 points and 5 assists in the loss for the Comets.

Marysville, CA – (4) Yuba 78 Mendocino 70

Napa, CA – (14) Napa Valley 60 Marin 56

Armani mills had 15 points and Sasha French added 11 points as 14th ranked Napa Valley (11-8, 7-1) picked up a 60-56 victory over Marin (2-14, 1-7).

Western State East Conference

Barstow, CA – Barstow 109 Glendale 77

Valley Glen, CA – Antelope Valley 65 Los Angeles Valley 58

Western State South Conference

Culver City, CA – West Los Angeles 101 Santa Monica 79

Trevor Blackmon had 22 points and Gabriel Hubbard added 15 points and 7 rebounds as West Los Angeles (15-7, 1-0) won their conference opener with a 101-79 win over Santa Monica (3-16, 0-1). Joe Robinson had 22 points and Ernie Valadez added 19 points and 5 rebounds in the loss for the Corsairs.

Bakersfield, CA – Bakersfield 77 Los Angeles Pierce 74

Jamar Hammonds had 24 points and 8 rebounds and Jaylunn English added 22 points and 11 rebounds as Bakersfield (10-9, 1-0) held off Los Angeles Pierce 77-74 in Wednesday night action. John Flowers had 23 points and Randle Lacey added 13 points and 15 rebounds in the loss for Los Angeles Pierce (5-14, 0-1).