Shasta College’s women’s basketball team finished in second place in the Golden Valley Conference this season, one game behind GVC winner College of the Siskiyous, and the Knights had four players earn all-conference honors. The Knights were 7-3 in GVC play.Read More
After trailing in the free-throw attempt battle all night, the Shasta College men’s basketball team found itself at needing to … miss.
With Butte College leading 60-57 with under 10 seconds remaining, Marco Tapia was fouled with 7.3 seconds left and a chance to ice the game with a pair of freebies. He missed both and the Knights called a timeout. On the ensuing inbounds, Mikey Maasen was fouled near midcourt with 5.1 seconds left and sent to the line in the double bonus.
After missing the first, Maasen needed to carom the free throw off the rim and hope it bounced to a teammate who might find a game-tying 3-point opportunity. Maasen’s intentional miss missed the rim and the Roadrunners inbounded the ball and came away with a hard-fought 60-57 Golden Valley Conference road win on Saturday in the Sierra Pacific Industries College Game of the Week..Read More
It’s not often everyone on a college basketball team gets playing time when you get into conference play. It’s more even rare when every player scores…in the first half.Read More