High school basketball: Tuesday's boys and girls roundup

Deseret News

Published: Tuesday, Dec. 18 2012 11:35 p.m. MST

High school basketball roundup of the 56 boys and girls games across the state on Tuesday night.

Boys basketball


JORDAN 79, WEST 53: Jordan had four players score in double-digits, led by Brandon Pasker with 15 points to help them get the tough victory over West.

TAYLORSVILLE 55, HILLCREST 50: Jevin Warren led Taylorsville with 18 points, while Manny Suarez added 13 points with three 3-pointers in the victory. Hillcrest held a four-point lead with 1:30 remaining, but the Warrior defense had some key steals and 3-pointers to claim the win.

HIGHLAND 62, RIVERTON 60: Highland's fourth quarter run helped earn it a tough road victory over Riverton. Jake Connor was one of four players to score in double-digits for the Highland, hitting five 3-pointers and finishing with a team-high 17 points to help propel the Rams over the Silverwolves.

CYPRUS 51, MURRAY 49: Cyprus' Marcus Quig scored a game-high 19 points, 15 of which came from beyond the arc, and Brayden Nicholes also contributed 12 points to help the Pirates edge out Murray.

OLYMPUS 73, WOODS CROSS 59: Olympus dominated the glass on both ends in a convincing victory over visiting Woods Cross. Jake Lindsey led the way with 17 points, and was one of four Titans who finished in double figures. Coulson Hardy added 13 points with a trio of 3-pointers.

ROY 54, FREMONT 48: Roy secured the home win over Fremont behind the efforts of Jesse Wayment, who had 22 points including four 3-pointers.

SPRINGVILLE 67, SPANISH FORK 50: Springville opened with first-half lead that was too much for Spanish Fork to overcome, as the Red Devils earned the tough road victory to remain unbeaten on the season. Max Schriener scored a game-high 24 points for Springville.

WASATCH 53, SKYLINE 39: Wasatch opened up the second half on a 14-2 run, and held off Skyline to earn their first victory of the season. Jackson Gordon made three 3-pointers and finished with a game-high 13 points in the Wasps' win over the Eagles.

CLEARFIELD 49, GRANGER 30: Kyler Moore led all scorers with 20 points and three 3-pointers to spark the Falcons in the home win. In the loss, Makol Mawien reached double digits with 10 points for Granger.

SKY VIEW 62, TIMPANOGOS 56: Jalen Moore's 25 points helped Sky View get the road victory over Timpanogos, and improve to 5-1 on the year.

HERRIMAN 69, PLEASANT GROVE 54: David Maynard, and Alec Johnson both scored in double-digits to lead Herriman in the 15-point victory at home.

TINTIC 61, MILLARD 56: Tintic's balanced scoring attack helped the Miners get the victory over the Eagles. McKade Holman scored a team-high 18 points, and Travis Green also hit two 3-pointers to finish with 15 points for the Miners.

PAYSON 62, MOUNTAIN VIEW 46: Daniel Reno led all scorers with 22 point, while Kaleb Wright added 15 points to help Payson earn the road victory at Mountain View.

EAST 71, BOX ELDER 68: Parker Van Dyke drilled three 3-pointers and scored a game-high 36 points, and Mitch Grant also hit a pair of 3-pointers and finished with 22 points in the Leopards road victory.

GRAND 63, MONTICELLO 55: Four players reached double figures -- Dale Thomas (20 points), Wesley Rodda (12), Kaden Risenhoover (11), and Nat Smith (11) -- as the Red Devils picked up the home victory.

ENTERPRISE 58, MOAPA VALLEY, NEV. 52: Enterprise was perfect from the charity stripe, making all 14 of their attempts, as they defeated Moapa Valley, Nevada. Justin Prisbrey scored 17 points, and Taylor Whitman drilled four 3-pointers to finish with 14 points for the Wolves.

WHITEHORSE 65, SHIPROCK NORTHWEST, N.M. 59: Whitehorse secured the home victory behind the efforts of Tristan Mitchell, who scored 25 points.