With 2019 coming to a close, we are proud to present the Cal-Hi Sports 2010s All-Decade All-State Teams for boys basketball. Thirty players made the cut, five clearly stand out from the rest and it was very difficult for the last few spots, including deciding what to do about Melo Ball. We also have added...
Boys BB: All-State Best of Best
It’s finally time to present the 38th annual Cal-Hi Sports all-state elite boys basketball teams. These are the teams selected regardless of CIF division or year in school. This is a look at the 10 players named first team overall. Lonzo Ball and T.J. Leaf are joined by one junior and we think at least […]
FINAL Boys BB Expanded Top 40
As is another of our traditions, we present our expanded, final Top 40 overall boys basketball team rankings, this time covering the 2015-16 season. Teams getting a bump based on the CIF state finals are Corona Centennial and Inglewood, but we only dropped Open Division finalist De La Salle from fourth to fifth. For reasons...
NEW Boys BB State Top 20
It’s official. It will be a No. 1 vs. No. 2 in the state affair when top-ranked Chino Hills takes on second-ranked Bishop Montgomery this Saturday at Cerritos College. Do the Knights have a chance versus RUN GMZ? There are seven other solid games at the Fairfax State Preview, but that game trumps all others...
Boys BB: Updated ’16 Player Rankings
We tip off our boys basketball coverage for the 2015-16 school year for Gold Club VIPs with a look at the state’s top college prospects in each class, beginning with seniors (2016). Our post-summer Cal-Hi Sports Hot 100 will be updated at least once during the season and we’ll come back and publish our final...
All-State Boys BB: Best of Best
It’s finally time to present the 37th annual Cal-Hi Sports all-state elite boys basketball teams. These are the teams selected regardless of CIF division or year in school. Every player is written up and profiled. It’s a group with 22 seniors, seven juniors and one sophomore.
All-State Boys BB Nominees (Part 1)
Welcome to the first steps toward selection of the 37th annual Cal-Hi Sports all-state teams in boys basketball. This initial set of nominees is only the beginning. A second updated list – which will be for Gold Club members – will be posted after we’ve collected nominees from any parents, coaches and fans who want […]
Boys BB: Folsom advances in NorCals
It was a slow start for both teams in Friday’s tantalizing CIF Northern California Open Division first-round matchup between state-ranked Folsom and El Cerrito played at Vista Del Lago High in Folsom, but the Bulldogs got their Ford-powered engine cranked up in the second quarter and held off the Gauchos in the fourth quarter for […]
Open Division Openers
Shocker of the night was the margin of victory by Serra of San Mateo boys over state No. 12 Moreau Catholic of Hayward. We have recaps of Folsom-El Cerrito and Bishop Montgomery-St. Augustine plus breakdowns of the two regional boys and girls divisions.
NEW Boys BB Division State Ranks
Here are the updated pecking orders heading into all of the various CIF section title games. After Saturday night, check our site for a special State Top 20 overall ranking (requested by the CIF for Sunday’s seeding meetings) plus projected No. 1 and No. 2 seeds for each CIF division. Note: If you aren’t a...