Khris Middleton scored 30 points and Brook Lopez added 28 as the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 115-101 on Tuesday night in a game in which Giannis Antetokounmpo and LeBron James sat out due to injuries.
A day after a buzzer-beating three put Columbus Catholic in the Division Five championship game, the Dons looked to recapture some magic to overcome a huge deficit against Sheboygan Lutheran. In the end it was too little, too late, as the Dons fell in the D-5 title game 77-69.
The Colby girls basketball team used a huge second half to beat Crandon 67-50 in their Division Four sectional final. The Hornets are advancing to the state tournament for the first time in program history with the win.
Noah Kollock has been Almond-Bancroft's leading scorer each of the past two seasons, and is on pace to achieve it again for a third straight campaign this year. All those buckets culminated into an incredible accomplishment last Friday night, when Kollack broke the record for the most points scored in school history.
Markus Howard scored 14 of his career-high 53 points in overtime after Sam Hauser’s deep 3-pointer at the end of regulation tied the game, and No. 21 Marquette beat Creighton 106-104 on Wednesday night.
Giannis Antetokounmpo had 36 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists, and Khris Middleton made a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 5.2 seconds left to lift the Milwaukee Bucks over the Chicago Bulls 116-113 on Wednesday night.
Ethan Happ had 19 points and 11 rebounds, D'Mitrik Trice hit a long jumper with 23.6 seconds left and No. 22 Wisconsin withstood North Carolina State's in-your-face defense to rally for a 79-75 win on Tuesday night.
Giannis Antetokounmpo matched his season high with 33 points and finished an assist short of a triple-double in three quarters as the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 143-100 on Wednesday night.
The UW-Stevens Point women's basketball team (7-7, 1-2) saw the host UW-La Crosse Eagles (9-5, 2-1) scored five-straight points to open the second half and the Pointers were not able to keep pace in a 51-36 loss on Wednesday.