Panguitch, Wendover, Manila and Monticello open the season as the boys basketball preseason favorites in their respective 1A regions
Millard, APA West Valley, American Heritage and South Sevier open the season as the boys basketball preseason favorites in their respective 2A regions
Canyon View, Grantsville, Manti and Judge Memorial open the season as the boys basketball preseason favorites in their respective 3A regions
High school boys basketball: 3A/2A/1A season tips off this week, Grantsville, South Sevier, Panguitch are preseason favorites
Here are the preseason rankings for the 3A, 2A and 1A classifications.
The high school boys basketball season doesn’t begin until late November, but many of the best players in the state are honing skills in innovative Top 50 Elite League.
Best in class: Here are the six schools that won the Deseret News 2021-22 All-Sports awards as top sports schools in Utah
Lone Peak, Lehi, Ridgeline, Morgan, Millard and Panguitch top their respective classifications.
High school boys basketball: Deseret News 2021-22 Players of the Year were steady, clutch through the season
Pleasant Grove’s McCaden Adams, Olympus’ Jack Wistrcill, Snow Canyon’s Lyman Simmons, Layton Christian’s Tyrese Lacey, San Juan’s Cooper Black and Piute’s Gavin Morgan are the 2021-22 Deseret News boys basketball Players of the Year.
Collin Chandler becomes the 36th recipient of the Mr. Basketball award and will take his game to BYU to play for the Cougars.
Isaac Johnson played sparingly as a freshman for Oregon this season.
The Utah High School Basketball Coaches Association senior boys all-star games will take place this Friday at Olympus School with a tripleheader of games.
Panguitch and Piute, the No. 1 and 2 seeded teams in the tournament, are set to face off in the championship Saturday at the Sevier Valley Center in Richfield.
High school boys basketball: Led by a career performance from Jaiden Feroah, Corner Canyon scorches the nets to advance to 6A championship game
Senior Jaiden Feroah played a game to remember and was the greatest contributor to Corner Canyon’s efficient shooting night.
Beating a team three times in a season can be difficult when it comes to the 1A state tournament, but the Manila Mustangs pulled it off against region rival Tabiona in a 52-38 encounter Friday afternoon.