Idaho Select Basketball

Game Recaps

Recaps of local games with players and game analysis

Close games bring out the top players

With a competitive opening day at the Fruitland Christmas Tournament, several players emerged that fans in the Treasure Valley (and Baker City) will want to keep their eyes on. CLICK HERE for game recaps. It was great to get two very competitive games (Baker vs. New Plymouth and Fruitland vs. Emmett). Close games always bring…

Kuna closes out Capital for win

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It was a back and forth game from Capital between the Capital Eagles and Kuna Kavemen. Both teams ran good stuff and executed well on offense. But in the end, it was Kuna that made more winning plays, hitting big shots and getting more loose balls. They took the win 53-44. Kuna was led by…

Season opens in Eagle with Mustang win

From Eagle, the Mustangs and the Bishop Kelly Knights opened their seasons in a 5A vs. 4A Southern Idaho Conference match up. Eagle jumped out quickly behind 2 quick 3-pointers from junior guard Jacob Talbot. Eagle would run the score to 10-2 before BK settled down. The Knights used a combination of pressure man to…

Rigby ready for the semi-finals

In the final 4A game of the day from the Borah Sports Complex, Rigby showed why they are a top ranked team in the state. Rigby is big from the point to the post and their size advantage got even bigger five minutes into the first quarter when Jerome’s big man, Jake Hollifield, went down…

Timberline takes down Highland

Game 2 at the Idaho Center matched Timberline and Highland. Timberline’s Jack Tate paced the Wolves and showed a few things that we haven’t seen this season. He was scoring off the drive (as expected) but also hitting the 15 footer. For Highland, Clark Wilkinson and Austin Andreasen led the way for the Rams. Wilkinson,…