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Warriors hit road for Texas two-step

The Golden State Warriors take on the Dallas Mavericks as they open up a mini two-game roadie in Texas. The Dubs sit at 29-1 and play a Mavericks team that has struggled lately.  On Thursday the Dubs play the Houston Rockets in a re-match of last year’s Western Conference Finals.

Local Sports

The Butte College men’s basketball team (10-5) led won their second straight game at the Siskiyous Tournament in Weed beating Umpqua College from Oregon 93-80. Trey Foster led the Roadrunners with 27 points. Michael Shoemaker chipped in with 16. Butte will play Lane College at 1pm today looking to sweep all three games at the Siskiyous Tourney.

The Pleasant Valley Vikings boys basketball team moved to 8-4 with a 36-30 win over Franklin High at the Oak Ridge Tournament. Kyle Lindquist led the Vikings with 16 points. PV will play Shasta in the consolation final today at 5pm.

The Chico High boys were 69-57 winners over Grants Pass at the Enterprise Tournament on Tuesday. Ryan Prott led the way for the Panthers with 21 points. Chico closes out play in the Enterprise Tourney taking on Petaluma at 2:30 this afternoon

The Chico High girls basketball team moved to 9-2 with a 54-42 win over Cloverdale at the West Coast Jamboree. Ali Petersen scored 18 to pace the Panthers. Jessi Mickow had 13 points and 13 rebounds for Chico. The Panthers will play Albany this afternoon at 4:30pm

Butte men knock off Sac City in OT; women fall in thriller to Yuba

By Mike Baca


The Butte College Roadrunner men’s basketball team moved to 9-5 on the season with a 90-83 overtime win over Sacramento City College on Monday.

The Roadrunners trailed by two with six seconds left before Josiah Wood hit two free throws to send the game into the extra session.

Michael Shoemaker led the Roadrunners with 18 points. Butte will take on Umpqua College today at the Siskiyous Tournament in Weed.


The Butte College women’s basketball team fell to Yuba College 90-88 on Monday night at Cowan Gym.  With the loss the Roadrunner women fall to 1-10 on the season.


The Chico High Panthers boys basketball team fell to Central Catholic High at the Enterprise Tournament on Monday night 69-64. The Panthers will take on Grants Pass from Oregon as they continue tournament play today.

The Chico High girls basketball team moved to 8-2 with a 73-32 win over Turlock Christian at the West Coast Jamboree. They will play Cloverdale later this afternoon at 5pm.

The Oroville High girls basketball team got a win at the Clark Cochran Christmas Tournament in Ketchikan, Alaska beating Hutchinson High 32-22. With the win the Tigers move to 6-5 on the season. They will play in the semi-finals of the tournament tonight at 7:30pm