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Boys Basketball Review/Preview

Posted: Tuesday, December 27th, 2011 at 8:39 am
Author: KCII Sports- Jason Troop

Here’s a quick look at the boys’ basketball teams in the KCII Radio listening area and where they sit now and what is coming up on next weeks’ schedules.

Columbus Com. (0-7)

PPG: 28.7    RPG: 27.7    FG: (65-257, 25.3%)      3FG: (12-68, 17.6%)     FT: (30-62, 48.4%)       A/TO: 24/126

-scored 30+ points twice
-host L&M and Mediapolis in first week after winter break

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Highland (1-6)

PPG: 46.2    RPG: 30.2    FG: (103-305, 33.8%)    3FG: (25-103, 24.3%)    FT: (46-70, 65.7%)    A/TO: 64/96

-entered break on three-game losing streak
-Jake Hootman (12.3) and Talon McFarlane (11.4) both scoring in double figures
-host IMS and travel to Wapello to open play after the new year

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IMS (5-3)

PPG: 73.4    RPG: 29.4    FG: (206-351, 58.7%)    3FG: (39-106, 36.8%)    FT: (63-107, 58.9%)    A/TO: 147/87

-lost 3-of-4 to enter break
-Peyton Thompson (15.3ppg) leads four scorers in double figures
-open w/ two on road against Highland and Waco

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Keota (8-0, 7-0 south iowa cedar)

PPG: 61.1    RPG: 30.1    FG: (196-397, 49.4%)    3FG: (35-92, 38.0%)    FT: (62-97, 63.9)    A/TO: 137/102

-Casey Sieren (16.8) leads three scorers in double figures
-open on road at BGM and English Valleys

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Lone Tree (8-0)

PPG: 70.1    RPG: 34.3    FG: (181-386, 46.9%)    3FG: (26-85, 30.6%)    FT: (103-159, 64.8%)    A/TO: 102/84

-Bryan Forbes only player scoring in doube-digits (21.1ppg)
-open on road at WMU and Pekin

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Mid Prairie (1-7)

PPG: 41.0    RPG: 26.8    FG: (125-379, 33.0%)    3FG: (23-96, 24.0%)    FT: (55-98, 56.1%)    A/TO: 94/161

-lost three-straight to enter break
-host North Cedar and West Liberty to open play next week

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Sigourney (5-3 south iowa cedar)

PPG: 55.1    RPG: 34.0    FG: (162-401, 40.4%)    3FG: (35-116, 30.2%)    FT: (82-124, 66.1%)    A/TO: 61/97

-won five-straight to enter break
-Vaclav Bujnoch leads team with 18.3ppg, going 19-42 from three-point range, 45.2%
-@ Belle Plain and North Mahaska to open in January

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Waco (5-3)

PPG: 46.8     RPG: 28.8     FG: (143-420, 34.0%)     3FG: (28-116, 24.1%)     FT: (60-115, 52.2%)     A/TO: 111/100

-ended two-game losing streak with win at Columbus Com. to enter winter break
-Tyler Ayers leads all scorers with 11.6ppg; Justin Freyenberger 9.6ppg; Christian Roth 9.0ppg
-host Mediapolis and IMS to start things off in January

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Washington (6-3, 3-0 southeast)

PPG: 63.4    RPG: 32.9    FG: (219-483, 45.3%)    3FG: (43-140, 30.7%)    FT: (90-144, 62.5%)    A/TO: 107/103

-recorded 99 steals in nine games (11.0spg)
-won 4-of-5 entering winter break
-Colin Steele (15.6) leads three players in double-digit scoring (Jake Redlinger, 13.4; Brock Kimball 11.3)
-@ Mt. Pleasant and host Tipton Fri/Sat next week

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WMU (3-4)

PPG: 49.3    RPG: 35.1    FG: (128-353, 36.3%)    3FG: (25-115, 21.7%)    FT: (64-130, 49.2%)    A/TO: 74/141

-won two-straight to enter break
-Clayton Robinson 19ppg, 13.6rpg
-open at home against Lone Tree and L&M

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