2017 – 18 Week 14
Boys Basketball Rankings
Montverde, FL 32 - 0 - 0
Result: Previous Ranking (PR): 1. Result: Idle.
University School (Fort Lauderdale)
Fort Lauderdale, FL 31 - 1 - 0
Result: PR: 3. Results: Trey Doomes had 26 points in a 66-43 defeat of Booker T. Washington (Miami) in a 5A-Region 4 final. Vernon Carey Jr. had 18 points in a 59-38 defeat of Calvary Christian Academy (Fort Lauderdale) in a 5A-Region 4 semifinal.
Henderson, NV 31 - 4 - 0
Result: PR: 4. Result: Kyler Edwards had 39 points in a 134-83 defeat of vs. Impact Academy (Las Vegas).
Phoenix, AZ 25 - 1 - 0
Result: PR: 6. Result: Three-time consecutive 4A state champion.
Chicago, IL 27 - 3 - 0
Result: PR: 7. Results: Kejuan Clements had 30 points in a 77-68 defeat of Crete-Monee (Crete) in a 4A Harvey Sectional regional final. Clements had 20 points in a 79-41 defeat of Reavis (Burbank) in a regional semifinal.
Memphis, TN 26 - 3 - 0
Result: PR: 8. Results: James Wiseman had 18 points in a 62-46 defeat of Whitehaven (Memphis) in a Region 8-AAA final. Wiseman had 27 points and 11 rebounds in a 92-54 defeat of Ridgeway (Memphis) in an 8-AAA semifinal.
LaPorte, IN 23 - 3 - 0
Result: PR: 9. Result: Idle.
Philadelphia, PA 25 - 2 - 0
Result: PR: 10. Result: Dahmir Bishop had 17 points in a 99-48 defeat of Conwell-Egan (Fairless Hills) in a 4A-District 12 championship.
Hyattsville, MD 29 - 5 - 0
Result: PR: 13. Results: Justin Moore had 16 points in a 67-51 defeat of Riverdale Baptist (Upper Marlboro) in the Maryland Private Schools Tournament. Earl Timberlake had 22 points in a 48-46 defeat of Capital Christian (Upper Marlboro, Md.) in the Maryland Private Schools tournament.
Seattle, WA 28 - 1 - 0
Result: PR: 14. Results: Ed Turner and Pierre Crockrell Jr. each had 19 points in a 72-63 defeat of Rainier Beach (Seattle) in the 3A state championship. Crockrell had 17 points in a 56-48 defeat of Eastside Catholic (Sammamish) in a 3A semifinal. P.J. Fuller had 19 points in a 73-53 defeat of O’Dea (Seattle) in a 3A quarterfinal.
Torrance, CA 27 - 1 - 0
Result: PR: 12. Result: David Singleton had 28 points in a 65-51 defeat of Etiwanda (Rancho Cucamonga) in a CIF Southern Section Open Division third-place game.
Brentwood, TN 25 - 5 - 0
Result: PR: 17. Results: Darius Garland had 35 points in a 50-44 defeat of Baylor School (Chattanooga) in the Div. II-AA state championship. It was the Eagles’ fourth consecutive state title. Cameron Johnson had 20 points in a 48-27 defeat of Memphis University (Memphis) in a Div. II-AA semifinal.
Roselle, NJ 25 - 4 - 0
Result: PR: 15. Results: Kahlil Whitney had 29 points in a 92-63 defeat of Immaculate (Montclair) in a Non-Public B North semifinal. Defeated Christ the King (Newark) 101-48 in a Non-Public B North quarterfinal. Kahil Whitney had 18 points in a 90-51 defeat of Koinonia (Plainfield) in a Non-Public B first-round game.
Orlando, FL 26 - 4 - 0
Result: PR: 18. Result: Robin Perry had 19 points in an 88-53 defeat of Riverview (Sarasota) in a 9A Region 2 quarterfinal.
Mt. Pleasant, UT 24 - 2 - 0
Result: PR: 18. Result: Matt Bradley had 37 points in an 81-64 defeat of Impact Academy (Las Vegas) to finish the Tigers’ regular season.
Fairfax, VA 31 - 3 - 0
Result: PR: 23. Results: Anthony Harris had 14 points in a 58-40 defeat of Bishop O’Connell (Arlington) in the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association Div. I championship. Jeremy Roach had 23 points in a 69-49 defeat of St. Stephens-St. Agnes (Alexandria) in a VISAA Div. I semifinal. Harris had 23 points in a 65-62 defeat of Potomac School (McLean) in a VISAA Div. I quarterfinal.
Spokane, WA 27 - 0 - 0
Result: PR: 25. Results: Anton Watson had 22 points in a 54-52 defeat of Federal Way in the 4A state championship. Watson had 21 points, including a game-winning three-pointer, in a 53-50 overtime defeat of Richland in a 4A semifinal. Watson had 24 points and 10 rebounds in a 59-52 defeat of Skyview (Vancouver) in a 4A quarterfinal.
Salt Lake City, UT 27 - 0 - 0
Result: PR: Not ranked. Results: Rylan Jones had 24 points in a 76-49 defeat of Corner Canyon (Draper) in the 5A state championship. It was the Titans’ second state title in the past three seasons. Jeremy Dowdell had 26 points in a 79-43 defeat of Bountiful in a 5A semifinal.
Birmingham, AL 32 - 4 - 0
Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: Trendon Watford had 26 points and 12 rebounds in a 79-43 defeat of McGill-Toolen (Mobile) in the 7A state championship. It was the Spartans’ second consecutive state title.
South Bend, IN 24 - 0 - 0
Result: PR: 21. Results: Damezi Anderson had 26 points in a 98-58 defeat of Adams (South Bend) in the Mishawaka Sectional championship. Anderson had 16 points in a 60-47 defeat of Penn (Mishawaka) in a Mishawaka Sectional semifinal.
Georgetown, KY 33 - 1 - 0
Result: PR: 21. Results: Michael Moreno had 22 points and 10 rebounds in a 79-43 defeat of Lafayette (Lexington) in the Region 11 semifinal. Moreno had 29 points in a 114-36 Region 11 quarterfinal defeat of Madison Southern (Berea).
Thomaston, GA 30 - 0 - 0
Result: PR: 22. Results: Tye Fagan had 23 points in a 52-51 defeat of Sandy Creek (Tyrone) in a AAAA semifinal. Fagan had 23 points in a 70-40 AAAA quarterfinal defeat of Lafayette.
Las Vegas, NV 29 - 4 - 0
Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: The Gaels have won seven consecutive state 4A titles.
Norcross, GA 28 - 3 - 0
Result: PR: Not ranked. Results: Brandon Boston had 23 points in an 86-66 AAAAAAA semifinal defeat of Newton (Covington). Boston had 22 points in a 75-55 AAAAAAA quarterfinal defeat of then-No. 5 McEachern (Powder Springs, Ga.).
St. Paul, MN 24 - 2 - 0
Result: PR: 24: Results: Daniel Oturu had 21 points in a 96-60 defeat of Park (Cottage Grove) in playoffs. Lost 65-63 to Eden Prairie. Sy Chatman had 31 points in a 65-48 defeat of Roseville.
The Super 25 rankings are compiled by USA TODAY Sports’ Jim Halley, based on results, tradition, quality of players and strength of schedule. Dropped out: No. 2 Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.); No. 5 McEachern (Powder Springs, Ga.); No. 11 Guyer, Denton, Texas; No. 19 Plymouth Whitemarsh, Plymouth Meeting, Pa. Next rankings: March 12. Results are through March 4 games. Regional rankings are available at usatodayhss.com.