Friday area prep basketball scores, summaries

CNJ STAFF Boys Clovis 93, Moriarty 66 Texico 74, Logan 37 Farwell 70, Happy 26 Amarillo River Road 58, Muleshoe 52 Tucumcari Tournament Consolation semifinals Tucumcari JV 71, Fort Sumner 63 Girls Texico 57, Logan 27 Grady 79, Roswell Gateway Christian 12 Happy 60, Farwell 47 Muleshoe 83, Amarillo River Road 39 Santa Rosa Tournament […]

Cats improve to 9-1 with win over Moriarty

CNJ STAFF The Clovis High boys basketball team broke away from a 22-22 tie by outscoring Moriarty 49-19 over a span of nearly two quarters Friday night and the Wildcats rolled to a 93-66 victory over the Pintos at Rock Staubus Gym. Senior Justin Pinckney led four players in double figures with 21 points for […]

Thursday area prep, college scores and summaries

CNJ STAFF Prep Boys Tucumcari Tournament Questa 84, Fort Sumner 65 Girls Santa Rosa Tournament Pecos 64, Melrose 55 Fort Sumner 57, Questa 19 College Men Eastern New Mexico 97, Oklahoma Panhandle State 71 Women Colo. State-Pueblo 74, Eastern New Mexico 72, OT Prep summary Girls Santa Rosa Tournament Quarterfinals Fort Sumner 57, Questa 19 […]

Clovis basketball capsules

CNJ staff Boys Friday Moriarty (3-3) at Clovis (8-1) 7:45 p.m. Rock Staubus Gymnasium Radio: KICA-FM 98.3, KCLV-AM 1240 Notes: The first of two area games for the Class 4A Pintos, who play at Portales Saturday … Moriarty is coached Roswell native Randy Lykins, who said he tried to recruited former Clovis standouts Nelson Franse […]

Zias edged in OT


Jereena Bosket goes up for a turnaround jumper over Colorado State-Pueblo’s Hilary Rehfeld in the second half of Thursday’s game at Greyhound Arena. Freedom Newpapers photo by Kevin Wilson. By Dave Wagner PORTALES — Facing a long trip home, Colorado State-Pueblo women’s coach Misty Murphy was relieved to earn a win. The Thunderwolves survived a […]

Balanced Hounds batter Panhandle State

CNJ STAFF GOODWELL, Okla. — Eastern New Mexico University put together a 21-0 run and received double-figure scoring from six players on Thursday to rout undermanned Oklahoma Panhandle State 97-71 in men’s college basketball. The Greyhounds (6-3) won their fourth in a row — all on the road, breaking away from a 28-28 tie with […]

Newest Hound starts fast


Travazz Buckley had 21 points and 11 rebounds in his Eastern New Mexico Greyhounds’ debut. Freedom Newspapers photo by Kevin Wilson. By Dave Wagner PORTALES — Travazz Buckley made a big impact in his Eastern New Mexico debut. After not playing in a college basketball game for about a year, the ENMU junior learned Friday […]

Tuesday’s area prep, college basketball summaries

CNJ STAFF Prep Girls Farwell 34, Whitharral 31 Whitharral — Polk 0 0-0 , Barker 0 0-0 0, Vargas 2 0-0 4, Branch 2 1-2 5, Burleson 0 0-0 0, Dukatnuk 1 0-1 2, Kirkland 4 4-4 12, Rutledge 1 4-4 6, Martin 1 0-0 2. Totals 11 9-11 31. Farwell (5-7) — Micah Christian […]

Zias blitz WT in South Division opener


Eastern junior guard Laci Lee drives the baseline against West Texas A&M’s Carlee Massie-Howard in the first half of Tuesday’s game at Greyhound Arena. Lee had 27 points in the 76-57 win. Freedom Newspapers photo by Kevin Wilson. By Dave Wagner PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University’s Laci Lee was at her best Tuesday night. […]

Lady Cats end skid


Clovis sophomore Aimee Hilburn releases a shot over Frendship’s Jennifer Pena during the first half. Hilburn led the Lady Cats with 15 points. CNJ photo by Eric Kluth. By Rick White In a day and age where free-throw shooting is a lost art, Clovis painted a Picasso. Playing its fourth game in five days, Clovis […]