HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
Coal Ridge—-3 Vail Christian—0
3A State Boys Basketball
Grand Valley—52 (Grand Valley playing Manitou Springs in today’s consolation bracket at the Denver Coliseum)
College Basketball Tournament Results
Las Vegas, NV—The Colorado Buffaloes lost to 15th ranked Arizona 82-78 in quarterfinal action. Number 8 Oregon defeated Washington 83-77. 12th ranked Utah upended USC 80-72. 24th ranked Cal defeated Oregon State 76-68. In a Mountain West Conference Tournament upset, the CSU Rams shocked the Boise State Broncos 88-81.
The Denver Nuggets beat the Phoenix Suns last night at the Pepsi Center 116-98.
ELSEWHERE IN SPORTS…
UNDATED (AP) – Today is another busy day of play in major college basketball with semifinal and quarterfinal games in all the big conferences. Kansas, the top team in the AP poll, has a Big 12 semifinal game in Kansas City, Missouri, with 22nd-ranked Baylor, while second-ranked Michigan State has a Big Ten quarterfinal game in Indianapolis with Ohio State.
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) – The field will be set later today for Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Phoenix International Raceway. This is the fourth race of the 2016 season with a different winner in each event. The winner of this race a year ago was Kevin Harvick.
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) – Second-round play is on tap today in the PGA’s Valspar Championship in Florida. The defending champion, Jordan Spieth (speeth), is in danger of missing the cut after opening with a 5-over 76. The first-round lead was held by Keegan Bradley, Ken Duke and Charles Howell III at 4-under.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) – Despite the great success the Golden State Warriors are enjoying, they now only have a three-game lead in the NBA’s Western Conference. The San Antonio Spurs just won’t go away. Last night they improved to 55-10 with a win over visiting Chicago.