Basketball

  High school basketball scores for Friday, Feb. 26

The second round of the GHSA state basketball championship is underway.

  Area players vying for GHSA dunk title

  High school basketball scores for Tuesday, Feb. 23

Region 3-AAA basketball shutting down until region tourney

Longtime Statesboro basketball coach Lee Hill passes away

Cokley hoping to lead team to The Basketball Tournament title

GHSA approves basketball shot clock

Continued Coverage

DeMasi back on bench for Islands boys hoops

SCCPSS teams won’t begin workouts June 8

SCHSL releases return guidelines for sports

  “Special” for Stewart to receive Ashley Dearing Award

  Eagles’ new coach happy to be alive, back in the game

Campbell hired as Johnson boys basketball coach

Williams named head boys’ basketball coach at New Hampstead

Williams will be the program's second ever head coach, coming to Savannah after leading Lakeside-Evans to the state playoffs all four years of his tenure.

Quarantined in Kazakhstan: Richmond Hill native recounts his experience

Richmond Hill native Jeremiah Hill was playing pro basketball in Kazakhstan when the coronavirus outbreak hit. After 11 days in quarantine, Hill is back home.

  Whale Branch can’t upset Gray in title game

Whale Branch brought the fight to the two-time defending state champion, but couldn't ultimately upset the War Eagles in the Class AA state championship.

Bulldogs fall in state title game

Beach had a lead entering the fourth quarter, but were unable to hold off a GACS rally in the Class AAA state title game.

  Swainsboro claims 1st state hoops title since 1996

Tigers out to end dominant season with title

  Bulldogs’ title run inspired by Gordon’s fight

  “Basketball is basketball:” Mackey talks legacy as woman coaching boys basketball

Thursday’s area high school basketball playoff scores scores

Johnson boys, Beach girls are Final Four bound

Mackey resigns as New Hampstead boys basketball coach

Tonya Mackey was the first woman to coach boys varsity basketball in Savannah. She is stepping down as New Hampstead's head coach due to health concerns.

Tuesday’s state basketball playoff scores

High school basketball teams in the Coastal Empire and Low Country aimed to clinch spots in the Final Four Tuesday night.

Sharks accomplish goal, advance to Lower State Championship; other state playoff scores

May River will face Marion Saturday in the Class AAA Lower State Championship in Florence.

Thursday’s state basketball playoff scores

Area high school basketball teams aimed to keep their seasons alive Thursday night as the state playoffs rolled on in Georgia and South Carolina.

Wednesday’s high school basketball playoff scores

Teams in Georgia and South Carolina tried to survive and advance Wednesday as there was GHSA, SCHSL, and GISA state basketball playoff action all across the Coastal Empire and Low Country.

GHSA state basketball playoff matchups set

The GHSA state basketball playoffs begin Friday around Georgia. Here's the most up-to-date schedule for area teams.

Thursday’s region basketball tournament games postponed for weather

Thursday's region basketball tournament games around southeast Georgia have been postponed due to potential severe weather.

  “Top Flight” soars for Atom Smashers

Johnson's team manager showed everyone why he's called "Top Flight" Friday night in the Smashers' senior night win.

GHSA region basketball tournament schedules, scores

The GHSA region tournaments will determine what seed teams will represent in the 2020.

Friday’s area high school basketball scores

High school basketball teams are beginning to close out the regular season, with Friday being one of the last days to prove their merit before region tournaments.

  Blue Devils streaking toward state title goal

Statesboro has won 18 games in a row, and now find themselves in the state title hunt.

  Windsor downs Johnson to take region lead; Tuesday’s high school basketball scoreboard

Windsor Forest took a key step towards back to back region titles with a home win over Johnson

  Cavs, Hornets split; Friday’s high school hoops scoreboard

High school basketball scores from Friday, January 25, 2020

  Buzzer beater sends Matadors past Lions; Tuesday’s high school basketball scores

High school basketball scores from Tuesday, January 21, 2020

High school hoops scores from Tuesday, Jan. 14

High school basketball scores from around the area for Tuesday, January 14.

Johnson girls down Beach; Tuesday’s other scores

The Johnson Atom Smahers earned their 10th win in a row

Friday’s area high school basketball scores

Several area teams hit the court for key region contests Friday night.

Tuesday’s area high school basketball scores

Several of the area's top basketball teams were on the court Tuesday night.

2019 SCCPSS Holiday Classic brackets released

The 2019 SCCPSS Holiday Classic basketball tournament tips off next week, and the brackets are now out.

Tuesday’s are high school basketball scores

Tuesday's area high school basketball scores

Region alignment appeals heard by GHSA, changes finalized

Several southeast Georgia schools lobbied to change out of their new regional assignment Tuesday in Thomaston.

Area student-athletes ink NLIs on Early Signing Day

Area student-athletes make it official with their colleges on Early Signing Day.

GHSA unveils region assignments for 2020-22 years

The GHSA landscape will look a little different beginning in the 2020-2021 school year with new region and class assignments going into effect.

Plenty to be excited for with SCCPSS hoops

SCCPSS basketball coaches spent part of their Wednesday speaking at Media Day in Savannah.

Area schools set for GHSA reclassification upheaval in 2020

Several southeast Georgia schools are set for GHSA classification changes beginning in 2020.

Jeff Davis star Kirby commits to Murray State

Jeff Davis star basketball star Ja'Queze Kirby has committed to Murray State.

  Legendary Vidalia coach Chunk Reid dies

No coach in Georgia high school girls basketball history has as many victories as Chunk Reid's 881. Reid retired in 2017 after 50 years coaching the Indians.

Elon felt “just right” for Johnson’s Harris

Johnson's Brandon Harris committed to Elon Monday, choosing the Phoenix over some larger programs.

Hill to play with Magic summer league squad

A former Richmond Hill basketball star is getting an NBA chance this summer.

  Savannah High Summer Hoops League off and running

Eleven area teams are playing in the annual summer basketball league held at Savannah High School.

Parker excited to take over St. Andrew’s girls hoops

Former Calvary Day star basketball star Alexus Parker has left midtown Savannah for Wilmington Island.

Coaching changes for three area prep hoops teams

One coach is leaving Savannah Christian for a gig in the Low Country, while another is returning home to lead the Raiders. Meanwhile, a Savannah native will take over at St. Andrew's.

Wright calls Dearing Award “number one” accomplishment

Memorial Day's Winston Wright received the Ashley Dearing Award at a Thursday afternoon ceremony at the school.

  Johnson claims second straight state title

The Atom Smashers make it back-to-back titles with a 54-50 win over Hart County in Macon.

  Vidalia falls in state title heartbreaker

Vidalia can't get off a shot in the waning seconds and fall in the Class AA state title game, 51-49,

  Indians feel prepared for second title chance

Vidalia plans to make their second state title game appearance a better showing than last years.

Second half run dooms Jaguars in SCHSL title game

Ridgeland-Hardeeville is unable to contain the powerful Keenan attack in the second half, falling in the SCHSL Class AAA title game.

Windsor Forest boys basketball team faces off against Morgan County

GHSA Boys 3A - Windsor Forest facing off against Morgan County.

Johnson girls advance to 3rd straight state title game

Johnson was never in trouble against Sonoraville, and will head to another state title game.

Smashers welcome Final Four pressure

The Johnson Atom Smashers enter Saturday's Final Four with the pressure of being a defending state champ and playing at home.

Final Four games set for area GHSA squads

Six southeast Georgia teams will play in the Final Four Saturday across the state.

  Jaguars seek respect with second chance

Ridgeland-Hardeeville has a second opportunity at a state title Saturday in Columbia.

  Rough day for area teams in Elite Eight

Area teams went 1-4 in the Elite Eight Wednesday night with the Brunswick boys the only successful squad.

  Area teams clinch Final Four spots on Tuesday

Spots in the Final Four were up for grabs Tuesday night, and several southeast Georgia teams were not going home without one.

GHSA Elite Eight begins Tuesday night

Thirteen area high school basketball teams will compete for Final Four spots.

  Area boys’ teams go winless at GISA Final Four

Bulloch Academy, Memorial Day, and St. Andrew's all fall in their state semifinal games.

Bulloch embracing challenge of facing NBA prospect

Bulloch Academy is excited for the tall task of facing Holy Spirit Prep and their star prospect Anthony Edwards in the Final Four.

  Thursday’s state basketball playoff scores and highlights

Teams in the Coastal Empire and Low Country aim to advance in the state basketball playoffs.

Wednesday’s GHSA Sweet 16 scores

GHSA high school basketball teams compete for spots in the Elite Eight.

Tigers talk epic first round comeback win

Despite facing an 18-point deficit with five minutes to play, the Bradwell Institute Tigers were not going to let their state playoff run end in the first round.

State basketball playoffs continue in GA and SC

Find out who your favorite high school basketball team will play next on their quest for a state title.

  Saturday’s area state playoff scores (02-16-19)

State basketball playoff scores from Saturday night around the area

  Friday’s state basketball playoff scores and highlights (02-15-19)

Area high school basketball state playoff scores

  Tigers advance on incredible comeback; other basketball playoff scores

Bradwell erases a double digit deficit with five minutes to play and advances to the second round of the state playoffs.

  Raiders walked the walk to home playoff game

The Savannah Christian girls basketball team will host a playoff game for the first time in a while.

GHSA first round state basketball brackets

The state basketball playoff brackets are set in Georgia and South Carolina. Find out who and where your favorite team is playing in the first round.

Calvary girls hold on for 3-A title; Wolverines sweep 2-AA titles

The Calvary girls beat Savannah Christian for the region crown, while Woodville-Tompkins swept the Region 2-AA titles.

Beach, Windsor claim region crowns; other area tournament scores

Beach wins a second straight region title, while Windsor Forest wins their first region crown since 1989.