SPRINGDALE HAR-BER THIS WEEK

AN+BKH-SOUTH-HARB+04 Springdale Har-Ber needs one victory but could use two during the final week of the regular season.

Har-Ber can clinch a playoff spot with a win at Fort Smith Northside on Tuesday or a victory at home against Rogers Heritage on Friday. Har-Ber is 6-6 in the league while Northside, Springdale and Southside are each 5-5.

Har-Ber moved past Southside in the league standings with a 64-58 victory at Wildcat Arena. Avery Benson led the way with 19 points while Jayden Hampton added 16. The victory followed a 61-60 win … Continue Reading ››

7A/6A Standings and Scenarios

First, here are the standings. 2016-02-20 7A-6A BKB standings Now the postseason seeding scenarios going into this week's games. BOYS CLASS 7A 7A-Central - Seeds are set. Van Buren is 1, Bryant 2 and Conway 3. 7A-East - Cabot is the 1 seed and West Memphis is in. North Little Rock has games with West Memphis Tuesday and LR Central to finish the schedule. A West Memphis win clinches the 2 seed for the Blue Devils. North Little Rock becomes the 2 seed if it wins both games this week. LR Central clinches a berth and eliminates North Little Rock by beating the Charging … Continue Reading ››

Basketball Scoreboard – Feb. 19

These are the scores for high school basketball games played Friday, Feb. 19, 2016. If a score is not listed and you know it, feel free to comment on this post and/or tweet @NWAHutch.

BOYS RESULTS

7A/6A-CENTRAL

Bryant 61, Alma 50

Conway 48, Siloam Springs 36

Russellville 59, Greenwood 45

Van Buren 51, Catholic 34

7A-WEST

Bentonville 60, Rogers 48

Fayetteville 50, Rogers Heritage 48

Springdale 64, Fort Smith Northside 48

Springdale Har-Ber 64, FS Southside 58

7A/6A-EAST

Cabot 68, Mountain Home 32

Jonesboro 83, Searcy 24

North Little Rock 57, Marion 46

West Memphis 55, Little Rock Central 46

6A-SOUTH

Lake Hamilton 32, Benton 30

Little Rock Hall 57, Texarkana 39

Little Rock Parkview 74, El Dorado 64

Pine … Continue Reading ››

State Basketball Report – Feb. 19

Here is a recap of the week that was in Arkansas high school basketball, as well as a few things to keep an eye on this upcoming week.

Raining Threes

Benton Harmony Grove's Christian Brown has established himself as a threat from three-point range.

That threat was on display last Friday, when he knocked down 13 of 24 from deep in the Cardinals' 69-31 win over Mountain Pine.

Those 13 threes were all he had, as he finished with 39 points, but it was still enough to outscore the Red Devils by himself. He also accounted for 56.5 percent of his team's scoring.

While it … Continue Reading ››

VIDEO: HERITAGE’S OLSEN FOLLOWS FAMILY TRADITION

The fate of Rogers Heritage War Eagle basketball has been, more often than not, in Dane Olsen’s hands over the past three seasons.

The 5-foot-10 senior point guard has averaged 1.6 turnovers per game through 81 games (80 starts) in his high school career. That’s worked out well for the War Eagles, too, as Heritage (12-12, 4-7 7A-West Conference) is looking to make its third consecutive state tournament appearance.

Heritage coach Tom Olsen, Dane’s father, said he’s worked hard between his junior and senior season to make himself a batter shooter, but his ball handling, decision-making and … Continue Reading ››

Basketball Scoreboard – Feb. 16

These are the scores for high school basketball games played Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016. If a score is not listed and you know it, feel free to comment on this post and/or tweet @NWAHutch.

BOYS RESULTS

7A/6A-CENTRAL

Bryant 54, Russellville 50

Conway 65, Catholic 48

Greenwood 48, Alma 46

Van Buren 48, Siloam Springs 39

7A-WEST

Bentonville 63, Springdale 51

Fort Smith Northside 58, Rogers 43

Fort Smith Southside 61, Rogers Heritage 33

Springdale Har-Ber 61, Fayetteville 60

7A/6A-EAST

Jonesboro 74, West Memphis 42

Little Rock Central 69, Cabot 63

Marion 58, Mountain Home 49

North Little Rock 81, Searcy 29

6A-SOUTH

Benton 75, Texarkana 52

Little Rock Hall 62, Lake Hamilton 41

Little Rock Parkview 62, Sheridan 20

Pine Bluff … Continue Reading ››

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