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Hurricane's Taylor Parker celebrates after the Tigers defeated Desert Hills 52-49 in the 3A state championship Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012 at the Burns Arena. Samantha Clemens / The Spectrum

For a breakdown of the voting for the boys basketball Deseret News All-State teams click here.

NOTE: The Deseret News picks the MVPs, but the remainder of the all-state teams are based on coaches votes. This year, 23 of 26 coaches in 3A voted. For a complete breakdown of the voting please see the corresponding all-state voting graphic.


Tyler Ott, Desert Hills, Sr. 6-5, F — UC Davis commit averaged 13.4 ppg, 5.1 rpg, 2.7 apg

3A First Team

Boston Gubler Hurricane, Sr., 6-9, C — 13.2 ppg, 9.3 rpg, 1.7 apg

Colton Marshall, Hurricane, Sr., 6-7, F — 14.3 ppg, 8.5 rpg, 1.7 apg, 1.5 spg

Jake Miles, Morgan, Jr., 6-1, F — 19.4 ppg, 3.6 rpg, 1.9 apg, 1.7 spg

Kyler Nielson, Cedar, Sr., 6-5, F — 17.9 ppg, 4.6 rpg, 1.0 apg

Matt Pelo, Wasatch, Sr., 6-4, G — Led 3A with 19.6 ppg, added 4.5 rpg, 2.0 spg

Brandon Simister, Desert Hills, Sr., 6-0, G — 11.6 ppg, 5.1 rpg, 3.9 apg, 2.1 spg

3A Second Team

Clint Bateman, Payson, Sr., 6-2, G

Jacob Gondrezick, Judge, Sr., 6-0, G

Tanner Newbold, Payson, Sr., 6-1, G

Boston Saunders, Morgan, Sr., 6-4, C

Trent Snow, Cedar, Sr., 6-7, F

Walker Swensen, Dixie, Sr., 6-8, C

3A Third Team

Clay Banks, Spanish Fork, Sr., 5-10, G

Devin Bennett, Dixie, Sr., 6-1, G

Britton Buford, Park City, Sr., 6-4, G

Josh Hardin, Ben Lomond, Jr., 6-3, F

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Alex Mancini, Judge, Sr., 6-7, F

Wade Miller, Bear River, Jr., 6-2, G

3A Honorable Mention

Sterling Brandley, Ben Lomond, Jr., 5-11, G

DeShon Brown, Dixie, Sr., 6-1, G

Colin Christensen, Delta, Sr., 6-2, G

Chad Corry, Canyon View, Jr., 6-4, F

Brian Curran, Juan Diego, 6-2, G

Matthew Cushing, Uintah, Sr., 6-5, C

Lyden Egbert, Ogden, Sr., 6-4, F

Dalen Erickson, Grantsville, Sr., 6-4, F

Taylor Parker, Hurricane, Sr., 6-2, G

Jono Schettler, Park City, Sr., 6-2, G

John Ursua, Cedar, Sr., 5-9, G

Weston Yardley, Hurricane, Sr., 5-10, G