Prep Wrapup: University girls basketball finishes strong in Lincoln tourney
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Girls Basketball: University 45, Galileo 37
The Red Devils (2-1) dropped the first game of the Lady Mustangs Holiday Classic this week, but finished with two quality wins against solid Academic Athletic Association squads.
In the final win, for the consolation championship against the Lions (3-2), University again turned to senior center Amelia King.
King wrapped up a standout tournament with 21 points on 7-of-9 shooting, 10 rebounds and two blocks. It was her third consecutive 20-point performance and double-double.
Boys Basketball: Mission 56, Drake 55
Mission junior Kevin Murray made a layup with 7 seconds remaining to put the Bears (2-1) up late in the Crusader Classic’s third-place game. Seconds before, Drake’s Joey Euphrat hit a 3-pointer to give the Pirates (1-2) a short-lived lead.
Senior forward Miles Prescott led the Bears with 16 points and nine rebounds, while three other Mission players scored in double figures.
Gione Edwards scored 12 points, Murray added 11 and Shaquille Fisher tallied 10.
Boys Basketball: San Ramon Valley 48, Riordan 47
Junior guard Geru Mabrey scored 18 points, but the Crusaders (1-2) could not rally back from an early fourth-quarter San Ramon Valley (2-1) lead in the Crusader Classic consolation championship game.