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Saturday Scoreboard

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Game of the Day – Riordan vs. Bellarmine boys basketball: A night after being throttled on the road against Mitty, the Crusaders will host the Bells, who won 56-55 in their first meeting in San Jose. For live updates on this game, follow us on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/SanFranPreps.

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Boys Basketball: University takes control of BCL West with win over Urban

By Zack Farmer

After a disappointing loss to Lick-Wilmerding on Tuesday, the University boys basketball team fell behind early against visiting Urban on Friday, but turned up its defensive pressure in the second and third quarters to rally and pull away in 63-47 a win.

The win broke a first-place tie between the two teams in the Bay Counties League West and put the Red Devils all alone at the top of the league with two games remaining.

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Friday Scoreboard

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Games of the Day – University vs. Urban boys basketball: The rest of the BCL West isn’t far behind, but the Blues and Red Devils are currently tied for first place and the winner today will have the inside track for the top seed in the league playoffs. Lowell vs. Washington girls basketball: The annual Battle of the Birds night at Kezar Pavilion will start off with the two remaining unbeaten AAA girls teams with first place on the line. For live updates on these games, follow us on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/SanFranPreps.

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Thursday Scoreboard

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Game of the Day – Galileo vs. Lincoln boys basketball: The Lions have been the surprise of the AAA season so far and can move into a first place tie with the Mustangs if they pull off another upset at home. For live updates on this game, follow us on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/SanFranPreps.

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Tuesday Scoreboard

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Games of the Day – Galileo vs. Lowell girls basketball: The Cardinals only beat the Lions by seven points in their first meeting and will all but secure first place in the AAA if they can win again today. Sacred Heart Cathedral vs. St. Ignatius girls basketball: The Irish have been the surprise of the WCAL season and currently sit tied for first place, while the Wildcats are in fourth. For live updates on these games, follow us on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/SanFranPreps.

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Basketball Top 10s: Riordan new top boys team, SHC still best girls squad

Basketball Top 10s: Riordan new top boys team, SHC still best girls squad 

Every week, we will be publishing our take on the top ten boys and girls basketball teams in San Francisco. Feel free to make your own rankings and discuss ours in the comment section.

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Monday Scoreboard

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Game of the Day – Lincoln vs. Lowell girls basketball: The Cardinals trounced the Mustangs at Lowell on Friday, but Lincoln is still one of the AAA’s best and should have a better effort on its home court. For live updates on this game, follow us on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/SanFranPreps.

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Fundraising Update: Our final week of coverage

Fundraising Update: Our final week of coverage 

Dear readers and supporters,

I have dreaded writing this update for a long time, but we currently do not have enough funds to continue the daily operations of the web site.

If our financial situation does not drastically improve, this will be our last week of coverage, with the final date of coverage coming on Sunday, Feb. 3.

I’m working on several different ideas to hopefully extend our reporting, but I felt it was important to update all of you on our current situation.

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Saturday Scoreboard

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Game of the Day – St. Ignatius vs. Mitty boys basketball: As bad as the Wildcats have been on the road, they have been unbeatable at home in WCAL play, but Mitty will be their toughest task at McCullough Gym this season. For live updates on this game, follow us on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/SanFranPreps.

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Girls Basketball: Mehta and Palmer lead International to home win over Convent

By Matthew Snyder

At times during Friday’s Bay Counties League West game between the International and Convent girls basketball teams, Jaguars players Shayna Mehta and Danielle Palmer were simply unguardable.

Palmer poured in 12 first-quarter points and Mehta followed with 15 points in the second quarter, but International weathered severe offensive stagnation and a fierce Convent comeback in the second half before they finished strongly in a 59-43 home victory.

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Friday Scoreboard

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Game of the Day – Lincoln vs. Lowell boys basketball: The only remaining unbeaten AAA teams meet today, but they have had very different experiences in league play. The Mustangs have played most of the league’s best teams and have won their five games by an average of 18.5 points per game, while the Cardinals have played a weaker schedule and have three close wins and a blowout. For live updates on this game, follow us on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/SanFranPreps.

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Boys Basketball: University stays in first place with road win over Stuart Hall

By John Baker

The gym at Stuart Hall is so far underground on the compact campus that it has been nicknamed “The Dungeon” by students.

But it was University boys basketball team that trapped Stuart Hall on Wednesday night, defeating the host Knights 61-43 in a Bay Counties League West play to remain tied for first place in the league standings.

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