High school basketball: Wednesday's boys and girls roundup

Published: Thursday, Dec. 15 2011 9:00 a.m. MST

Boys basketball


SNOW CANYON 64, PINE VIEW 44: Snow Canyon rolled past Pine View, particularly in the third quarter - outscoring the Panthers 18-4 to take the commanding lead. Brayden Linde, the high scorer of 11 players that tallied points for the Warriors, dropped 18 points in the win.

DESERT HILLS 52, DIXIE 49: Brandon Simister helped Desert Hills to it's first region victory with 15 points on the night. Dixie held onto an early four point lead at half, but were outscored 15-9 in the third quarter.

CEDAR 66, CANYON VIEW 49: In a relatively close game, Cedar opened the flood gates in the fourth quarte - outscoring Canyon View by 16 points to win with ease. Kyler Nielson and John Ursua scored 21 and 18 points on the night for the Redmen.


BEN LOMOND 64, TOOELE 54: Cody Buck scored nine of his 13 points in the fourth quarter, while Josh Hardin dropped in 18 points to help Ben Lomond to the region win at home. Justin Pollmann netted 21 points in the Tooele loss.

STANSBURY 67, GRANTSVILLE 55: Stansbury shot 21-for-26 from the free throw line, and were able to make a 15-3 run in the overtime period to pick up the region win on the road. Stone Tia led the visiting team with 20 points, while Kirby Harris netted 15 points with three 3-pointers.


MORGAN 73, WASATCH 65: Swish Wiscombe lived up to his name, sinking four from beyond the 3-point arc and finishing with 20 total points in the Morgan victory. Boston Saunders added 15 in the win. Matt Pelo carried Wasatch with 20 points before fouling out in the fourth quarter.

AMERICAN FORK 57, ALTA 50: Alta led 32-25 early in the third quarter, until American Fork used a 17-5 run to earn the tough win on the road. The Cavemen shot an impressive 19-for-24 from the free throw line, and were led by 20 points from Austin Waddoups.

PLEASANT GROVE 64, JORDAN 59: Pleasant Grove picked up its first victory of the season from the free throw line. The Vikings sunk 12-of-18 freebies in the fourth quarter and 22-of-28 overall to stun heavily favored Jordan on the road. Michael Anderson chipped in 18 points and two 3-pointers and Spencer Pincock scored 16 in the win.

BONNEVILLE 60, BEAR RIVER 51: Quinton Larsen was blazing from the three with five 3-pointers and an impressive 29 points in the win. Braxton Buckway picked up an additional 13 for Bonneville. Bear River was led by Wade Miller with 16 points on three 3-pointers.

OGDEN 52, CYPRUS 42: Ogden received a huge game from Spencer Smith who scored 21 points and knocked down two from behind the arc as the Tigers picked up the double figure victory. Lyden Egbert chipped in 19 points in the win.

LOGAN 60, PARK CITY 58: Logan clung to a two point victory after Park City erased a considerable deficit in the second half. The Grizzlies' were led by Russell Murphy's 24 points and four 3-pointers.

WATERFORD 53, GRAND 39: Waterford built a steady lead throughout and walked away with the 14 point victory. Seth Monson posted 18 points in the win while teammates Alec Monson and Ben White combined for an additional 23 points. Zak Hazlett of Grand picked up 22 points in the loss.

SOUTH SEVIER 62, CARBON 43: Kaden King had an unbelievable night from the perimeter, sinking six 3-pointers and finishing with a game-high 25 points in the South Sevier lofty win. Race Parsons and Austin Clark scored 18 and 13 points, respectively for the Rams.

TINTIC 53, ST. JOSEPH 31: McKade Holman caught fire with 20 points on the night for Tintic. Collin Fitzgerald and Taylor Hurst combined for 21 Tintic points, and were able to hold St. Joseph to just 10 points in the second half.