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Chris Gilbert


It’s Hoops Time!

High School hoops hits our airwaves starting tomorrow night (Friday), and KNCO is gearing up! We will have 16 games in just over five weeks, featuring boys and girls action from both Nevada Union and Bear River High Schools, plus any playoff contests.

For the second straight year, I get the pleasure of bring you the N-U games, and our coverage tips off with a doubleheader. The Miner girls host Woodcreek in their Sierra Foothill League opener at 5:30, followed by the boys league opener against the Timberwolves at 7. Our KNCO coverage will feature home games against four of the five SFL opponents. The girls are off to a 9-4 start, including a come from behind win at Pleasant Valley Tuesday night. The boys are 5-9, including a hard-fought win at Colfax.

Tom Fitzsimmons will bring you the Bear River Bruins, whose boys and girls teams are off to great starts. The boys are 8-4, and the girls are flying at 12-2. Our broadcast schedule includes games against rivals Colfax and Placer, along with other crucial Pioneer Valley League contests.

Please join us this season for high school basketball on KNCO Newstalk 830.

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