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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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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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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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Basketball: Top teams hold in boys and girls rankings

Basketball: Top teams hold in boys and girls rankings 

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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Boys Basketball: University dominates from the start against Urban

Boys Basketball: University dominates from the start against Urban 

By John Baker

The final margin was only 13 points, but the University boys basketball team left a larger impression on Urban after the Red Devils’ 80-67 Bay Counties League West win on Wednesday night at Kezar Pavilion.

“They pretty much dominated us for most of the game,” said Urban head coach Joe Skiffer. “We didn’t have enough fight [or] enough discipline to beat that team tonight.”

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Boys Basketball Top 10: St. Ignatius moves to the top after Bruce-Mahoney win

Boys Basketball Top 10: St. Ignatius moves to the top after Bruce-Mahoney win 

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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Girls Basketball Top 10: Sacred Heart Cathedral ends St. Ignatius’ streak at the top

Girls Basketball Top 10: Sacred Heart Cathedral ends St. Ignatius’ streak at the top 

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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Boys Basketball: University overcomes second-quarter slump to beat Lick-Wilmerding

Boys Basketball: University overcomes second-quarter slump to beat Lick-Wilmerding 

By Jeremy Balan

OAKLAND – Like the rest of the University boys basketball team, Will Carroll struggled in the second quarter against Lick-Wilmerding in their annual rivalry game at Oracle Arena.

It was what Carroll did outside of that quarter, however, that pushed the Red Devils to a 59-41 Bay Counties League West win on Friday.

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Boys Basketball Top 10: Sacred Heart Cathedral moves to the top

Boys Basketball Top 10: Sacred Heart Cathedral moves to the top 

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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Girls Basketball Top 10: No movement for top teams heading into league play

Girls Basketball Top 10: No movement for top teams heading into league play 

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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Boys Basketball: University pulls away early to beat Marshall

By Matthew Snyder

Behind 16 points from hot-shooting senior guard David Medoff and eight points from junior forward Jack Gale, the University boys basketball team charged out to a 15-point halftime lead on the road against Marshall on Wednesday.

But it was the heady, all-around play of seniors Harold Getz and Chris Mah that allowed the Red Devils to withstand a fourth-quarter Marshall rally and emerge with a 67-50 non-league victory.

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Boys Basketball Top 10: Riordan still on top after first loss

Boys Basketball Top 10: Riordan still on top after first loss 

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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