BOYS BASKETBALL: Brennan prepares for UIL Class 6A State semifinals
For the first time since 2013, the Brennan boys basketball team will play in the UIL State tournament. Their Class 6A semifinal matchup will pit them against the defending Class 5A State champs Beaumont United, who bumped up one classification during the UIL's realignment.
BOYS BASKETBALL: Lytle returns to State tournament for first time since 1924
After some research, Lytle has uncovered that this year's boys squad is the first team since 1924 to qualify for a state tournament. The Pirates will play their first state tournament game in 99 years against Childress Thursday at 3 p.m. in the Alamodome.
BGC RECAP: Clark girls win UIL State title, Brennan boys headline local Regional champions
In one of the most memorable weekends in San Antonio high school sports history, the Clark girls basketball team earned their first UIL Class 6A State title in dramatic fashion with victories over Coppell and DeSoto in the Alamodome. Meanwhile, four boys basketball teams — Brennan, Veterans Memorial, Boerne and Lytle — all punched their tickets to this week’s UIL State tournament with victories in their respective Regional Finals.
FULL HIGHLIGHTS: Clark's Arianna Roberson scores 24 points in UIL Class 6A State Championship, named MVP
Junior Arianna Roberson proved to be nearly unstoppable on Saturday night in the Alamodome, scoring a game-high 24 points to go with 15 rebounds, 4 blocks and 3 steals to lift Clark to their first UIL Class 6A State Championship and earn Tournament MVP honors.
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Clark defeats DeSoto, wins first UIL Class 6A State Championship
Junior Arianna Roberson scored a game-high 24 points and was named Tournament MVP, as the Clark high school girls basketball team defeated DeSoto 42-37 to claim their first UIL Class 6A State title on Saturday night in the Alamodome.
BOYS BASKETBALL: Brennan takes down San Marcos, claims UIL Class 6A Regional title
Thanks to a 31-point performance from sophomore Kingston Flemings, the Brennan boys basketball team raced past San Marcos 82-54 to claim the UIL Class 6A Regional title and clinch a spot in next week's state tournament.
WATCH: Natalie Huff hits game-winner to send Clark girls to UIL Class 6A State Championship Game
Once trailing by five points with 54 seconds left to play, Natalie Huff caps a furious rally by hitting the game-winning three-pointer to send Clark past Coppell 49-48 and into Saturday night's UIL Class 6A State Championship Game.
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Boerne falls short in thrilling UIL Class 4A State semifinal
Sophomore Jenna Ruede and junior Averi Aaron each posted a team-high 14 points, but Boerne couldn't quite get over the hump in the second half of a hard-fought 49-47 loss to Sunnyvale in the UIL Class 4A State semifinals in the Alamodome on Friday afternoon.
BOYS BASKETBALL: TMI Episcopal celebrates first state title since 1961
On Tuesday morning, TMI Episcopal celebrated their first boys state title since 1961. Three-time NBA Champion Bruce Bowen coached the Panthers to the TAPPS 5A title with a 54-46 victory over Austin St. Michael's Catholic over the weekend.
BOYS BASKETBALL: San Marcos tops Reagan, Brennan beats Taft in UIL Class 6A third round
Tuesday night featured some great battles in the UIL Class 6A Regional Quarterfinals, as San Marcos roared past Reagan in a jam-packed Canyon High School gym, and Brennan pulled away to knock off Taft at Northside Sports Gym.
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Boerne prepares for UIL State after cathartic victory over Fredericksburg
After earning a slice of revenge by defeating Fredericksburg in the Class 4A Regional Final, the Boerne high school girls basketball team now prepares for their second trip to the UIL State tournament in the last three seasons.
BGC RECAP: TMI Episcopal boys win TAPPS 5A State title; Clark, Wagner, Boerne girls advance to UIL State
This week's Big Game Coverage features a state championship, as the TMI boys rebound from last year's double-overtime loss to take home the TAPPS 5A title. In girls hoops, Clark, Wagner and Boerne all punched their tickets to this year's UIL State tournament at the Alamodome.
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Clark races past Brennan, clinches UIL Class 6A Regional Title
Thanks to an impressive second quarter barrage, the Clark girls high school basketball team pulled away from Brennan to claim the UIL Class 6A Regional Title on Saturday afternoon, clinching a second straight trip to the Alamodome for the UIL State tournament.
BOYS BASKETBALL: Boerne Champion, Veterans Memorial, Alamo Heights all earn UIL Class 5A Area round victories - BGC
The UIL boys high school basketball playoffs heated up on Friday night with some great Class 5A Area round matchups, as Boerne Champion raced past Harlandale, Alamo Heights rallied to defeat Wagner and Veterans Memorial fended off Sam Houston.
BOYS BASKETBALL: Harlandale edges Jefferson, Brackenridge takes down South San in UIL Class 5A Bi-District round - BGC
The UIL boys high school basketball playoffs kicked into high gear on Tuesday night with some great Class 5A Bi-District matchups, as Harlandale edged Jefferson at the Alamo Convocation Center and Brackenridge defeated South San.
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Johnson fends off Steele, advances to first UIL Class 6A Regional Tournament
Thanks to a valiant effort from senior Ja’Shelle Johnson, who played through injury and finished with a team-high 22 points, the Johnson girls basketball team defeated Steele and clinched the program’s first ever berth in the UIL Class 6A Regional Tournament. The Jaguars will next face Brennan in the Regional Semifinals on Friday night.
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Fredericksburg takes down Navarro, returns to UIL Class 4A Regional Semifinals
Thanks to a fast start and strong defensive play, the Fredericksburg girls basketball team defeated their district rival Navarro in the third round of the UIL Class 4A playoffs and clinched another berth in this weekend's Regional Tournament.
BOYS BASKETBALL: New Braunfels knocks off San Marcos, Boerne tops Davenport to stay undefeated
Friday night featured a pair of pivotal district showdowns in boys high school basketball, as New Braunfels handed San Marcos their first loss in District 27-6A play and Boerne defeated Davenport to clinch the District 27-4A title.
BOYS BASKETBALL: San Marcos rallies past Steele, Veterans Memorial takes down Wagner - BGC
Friday night's high school action featured some pivotal showdowns, as San Marcos used a second-half rally to defeat Steele and remain undefeated in District 27-6A, and Veterans Memorial took down Wagner on the road in District 26-5A.
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Johnson holds off Brandeis, Providence's Martin sets record
Friday night, the Johnson girls basketball team used a fast start to defeat Brandeis in a pivotal District 28-6A tilt, while Providence's Kalysta Martin set a school record by breaking 1,500 career points in a win over Brownsville St. Joseph.
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Judson knocks off Steele, pulls even atop District 27-6A standings
The District 27-6A lead was up for grabs on Tuesday night at Steele High School, and Judson used a total team effort on both sides of the ball to knock off the hometown Knights and pull even atop the district standings.
BOYS BASKETBALL: Brennan races past Taft, O'Connor holds off Harlan
Saturday afternoon featured some pivotal matchups in District 29-6A at Paul Taylor Field House, as Brennan uses a third quarter surge to race past Taft and O'Connor held off a late Harlan rally to get themselves back in the race for the playoffs.
HIGHLIGHTS: Schertz John Paul II boys, girls play first true home games on brand new court
For the first time in program history, the John Paul II boys and girls high school basketball teams played a true home game, opening a brand new facility with a doubleheader against Corpus Christi Incarnate Word Academy on Tuesday night.