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  1. Lehi names new boys hoops coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    After spending the past two seasons at the helm of the Alta girls' basketball program, Sean Yeager has accepted the position as the new coach of the Lehi boys' team. Yeager is the former Idaho boys' Coach of the Year after leading Skyview High, in Nampa, to a perfect 26-0 record and the Class 4A state championship in 2009.

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  2. Davis High's slick-shooting Jesse Wade is Deseret News' 2015 'Mr. Basketball'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Deseret News

    Jesse Wade, this year's Mr. Basketball, is the first player from north of Salt Lake City to win it since Davis' Brody Van Brocklin did so in 2002. Jesse Wade, a slick-shooting senior guard from Davis High School who averaged nearly 27 points per game this season, has been selected this year's Deseret News "Mr. Basketball" as the premier prep boys player in the Beehive State.

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  3. Arizona runs away from Ohio StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Portland, Ore. a Arizona avenged one heartbreaking NCAA Tournament loss. One more win, and the Wildcats will get a chance to make up for another one.

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  4. Dick Harmon: BYU fantastic offensively but Dave Rose needs some defensive stoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Deseret News

    Few teams in the country could score at the pace BYU did this past season. But sprinkling in some defensive-minded players wouldn't hurt in seasons to come.

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  5. Some of the state's best basketball players will compete in Senior All-Star GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Deseret News

    The Utah Girls Basketball Coaches Association will host its annual Senior All-Star Game at Westlake High School on Saturday. The day will begin with 5A North vs. 5A South at 10 a.m. The 4A and 3A all-stars will play at noon with 1A and 2A at 2 p.m. The Utah Girls Basketball Coaches Association will host its annual Senior All-Star Game Saturday, March 21, at Westlake High School.

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  6. Davis' Jesse Wade scores 39 points to lead 5A North All-Stars to winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Deseret News

    Davis' Jesse Wade scored 39 points to lead the 5A North All-Stars to the victory in the high school boys basketball all-star games, one of four games at Corner Canyon High School on Friday. Obviously it's fun and all, but I want to win.

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  7. Braves' Seljaas named player of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Bountiful star Zac Seljaas has been named the Gatorade Utah Boys Basketball Player of the Year, a first for the Davis County school. Seljaas, who led the Braves to their second straight Class 4A title, is now a finalist for the 30th national player of the year, which will be announced in March.

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  8. Boys' basketball: 'Lost boys' of Kearns find their wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Kearns's Bushmen Ebet and Kearns's Kur Kuath celebrate after winning the 4A semifinal game at the Dee Events Center Friday February 27, 2015. Kearns defeated Olympus 63-52 The Salt Lake Tribune) Kearns's Bushmen Ebet and Kearns's Kur Kuath celebrate after winning the 4A semifinal game at the Dee Events Center Friday February 27, 2015.

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  9. Cottonwood hires Woods Cross D coordinator as football coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Cottonwood has hired Woods Cross defensive coordinator Mike Tidwell as its next football coach, The Salt Lake Tribune confirmed Tuesday afternoon. Tidwell served as the head of the Wildcats' defense, which limited opponents to 13.8 points per game in 2014, the past three seasons after previously coaching the defensive secondary at Stansbury.

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  10. Green River Pirates take second in state tourneyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Emery County Progress

    For the second week in a row, Emery County teams were in the state championship game for basketball in Richfield. The Green River Pirates boys basketball team recorded a second place finish in 1A action.

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  11. 1A boys basketball: Team effort helps Rich earn its first basketball titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Deseret News

    His eyes wet with tears he couldn't explain or stop, Lincoln Huefner stood at center court and pressed his lips against the back of the 1A state championship trophy. This was a moment he and his teammates had worked for all their lives, and a moment the community they represent has yearned for even longer.

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  12. Prep boys' basketball: Rich captures Class 1A title over Green RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Richfield a Rich players meandered on the court, laughing alongside and embracing their fellow classmates who trekked the 4.5-hour journey south to watch the Class 1A state championship. Lost in the crowd, Lincoln Huefner sobbed into the shoulders of his supporters.

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  13. Saturday at the Spectrum: The final Morrill of the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Deseret News

    Head Coach Stew Morrill of Utah State is greeted by fans as he leaves the court following NCAA basketball against UNLV in Logan, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. No matter what happens, I'm going to make sure it's a good night.

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  14. Green River earns 1A title shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Richfield a Green River's boys basketball team will take it's intense, physical and all-out hustle style of basketball into the Class 1A title game against top-ranked Rich Saturday at the Sevier Valley Center. The Pirates, who who survived foul trouble and a frantic Bryce Valley comeback attempt, earned a rugged 60-50 semifinal victory Friday night.

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  15. High school boys basketball: Green River weathers storms in physical semifinal win over Bryce ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Deseret News

    As Green River coach Thomas Hughes watched a double-digit lead dissolve into a two-point advantage, he offered some advice to his teenage players. "I just said, 'Relax and have fun,' " Hughes said after Green River earned a spot in Saturday's 1A championship game with a 60-50 win over fifth-ranked Bryce Valley.

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  16. High school boys basketball: Rich earns a trip to the 1A championship ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Deseret News

    Top-ranked Rich earned its first trip to the 1A championship game since 2002 with a 56-42 win over third-ranked Monticello. The Rebels will play Green River for the state championship.

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  17. Prep boys' basketball: Rich breaks jinx to play for 1A titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Richfield a After losing in the semifinal round of the Class 1A boys basketball tournament the past seven years, Rich wasn't taking any chances Friday at the Sevier Valley Center. The Rebels roared out to a 22-4 lead and were never seriously challenged by defending Class 1A champion Monticello as they took a 56-42 victory to earn Saturday's 5 p.m. title game.

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  18. High school boys basketball: Bryce Valley grateful for the tougher road to state semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Deseret News

    But that's exactly how Bryce Valley coaches cast the road the Mustangs had to travel in this year's 1A state basketball tournament. And it's an approach that seems to have worked well as the Mustangs earned a place in Friday's semifinal against Green River with a 57-44 victory over Tabiona Thursday at the Sevier Valley Center.

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  19. Sports Wrap - March 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    Dugway boys basketballDugway lost to Bryce Valley 79-59 in a game that decided which team would appear in the 1A state tournament.

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  20. Cowgirls finish second at 2A State Basketball TournamentRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Southern Utah News

    The Kanab Cowgirls finished in second place at the 2A Girls Sate Basketball Tournament at the Sevier Valley Center in Richfield last weekend.

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