Fremont stuns No. 1 Davis
Previous to Tuesday night time top-ranked Davis had escaped some shut calls in retaining its good season going. The nice luck ran out at Fremont.
Fremont held Davis to simply 5 factors within the fourth quarter because it pulled off the 50-48 upset as Boston Hadley lined a reverse lay-up with one second remaining.
“We had been related. Our second likelihood factors had been large! We rebounded the ball nicely. We performed hungry and we performed for one another,” mentioned Fremont coach Corey Melaney
The loss snapped a 28-game successful streak for 6A defending state champion Davis.
Fremont solely shot 43 % in comparison with 53 for Davis, however Fremont managed the glass with 11 offensive rebounds because it loved a staggering 19-1 edge in second-chance factors.
Hunter Hansen led Fremont with 11 factors and 7 rebounds.
Timpview fingers Orem first loss
On an evening when 6A’s top-ranked group suffered it first loss, the identical factor occurred in 5A on one other buzzer beater.
Timpview’s Etano Foster tipped in a shot on the buzzer because the T-Birds edged rival Orem 46-45 to snap the Tigers’ 16-game successful streak to start out the season.
“We performed somewhat extra zone than normal to attempt to offset their measurement. We didn’t shoot extraordinarily nicely from the surface however made a giant 3-pointer late within the recreation and executed nicely down the stretch,” mentioned Timpview coach Izzy Ingle
Orem led 45-44 with 2.9 seconds remaining, and when Timpview missed an off-balanced shot popping out of a timeout Foster was there to tip the ball in for the successful bucket. Replays appear to point out it got here after the horn, nevertheless it was referred to as good as Timpview made certain the Area 8 race stays fascinating as three groups now sit with one loss — Orem, Timpview and Alta.
Andrew Keck led Timpview with 10 factors, with Ethan Stoddard main Orem with 16 factors.
Nice Grove prevails in Area 4 showdown
The marquee showdown of the night time was in Area 4 as No. 3 Skyridge and No. 4 Nice Grove each introduced undefeated area data to the desk.
McCaden Adams made an announcement to verify the Vikings remained good.
The Nice Grove senior scored 26 factors to steer his group to the spectacular 59-51 win over the Falcons.
“The protection stepped up within the fourth quarter and acquired some keys stops. Michael Mitton had a number of key deflections and Isaac Garrett and Tanner Hanks managed the defensive boards,” mentioned Fremont coach Randy McAllister.
Springville prevails in rivalry showdown
It received’t win any awards for model factors, however Springville and Maple Mountain turned in one other rivalry traditional on Tuesday.
Jake Nadauld scored 19 factors — the one participant to attain in double figures — to steer visiting Springville to the 40-37 win over Maple Mountain, which had a game-tying 3-pointer try rim out on the buzzer.
“Nice rivalry recreation tonight between Springville and Mapleton, all the time lives as much as the billing. It was a good recreation all through Springville had some alternatives late to place the sport away with free throws that they missed. Maple Mountain acquired an awesome take a look at a 3 on the finish of regulation that simply rimmed out. Arduous fought recreation on either side,” mentioned Springville coach Justin Snell.
Springville now sits in a three-way tie atop the Area 9 standings with a 3-1 file together with Spanish Fork and Salem Hills.
Tabiona edges Duchesne
Tabiona stepped out of area play on Tuesday night time and picked up a strong win over 2A’s Duchesne, 53-51.
Likelihood Lazenby led the way in which for the Tigers with 15 factors and 6 rebounds whereas Mcklain Nay added 10 factors.
“We performed nice group basketball each on offense and protection. Once we play like that we’re an excellent group. The win towards are rival Duchesne was a complete group effort.” — Lee Gines