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NAZ Suns comeback bid falls short in 117-115 loss to Nets

Missed backcourt violation potentially costs Suns the game

For all the possessions during a typical NBA Gatorade League game on any given night, it can be difficult to point out one exact moment and blame a loss on it.

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Roughriders rout rival Mercer 7-2, advance to national semifinals

Yavapai-Tyler matchup set for Friday; Pima advances

In their 10th all-time meeting since 1990, Yavapai College and Mercer County Community College of New Jersey’s soccer teams met on Wednesday to determine which club from Pool C would advance to the 2017 NJCAA Division I National Championship Tournament semifinals.

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Embry-Riddle hoops shocks the world, upsets NAU 82-70

Bradshaw Mountain product Gilbert Ibarra scores 20 points, Eagles surprise Lumberjacks

Gilbert Ibarra scored 20 points on 8 of 17 shooting from the field in 22 minutes off the bench, Nick Johnson grabbed 14 rebounds and the Embry-Riddle men’s basketball team pulled off the upset of the century with an 82-70 win over in-state rival Northern Arizona on Monday night.

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Statement Made: Roughriders roll past Waubonsee in 9-0 to open nationals

On an opening day in which each of the Top 4 seeds in the 2017 NJCAA Division I Men’s Soccer National Championship tournament pitched shutouts, third-seeded Yavapai College and its high-powered attack made the most convincing statement.

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College Volleyball: Eagles heading to nationals for 1st time in program history

Cal-Pac champs await NAIA National Tournament selection show set for 9 a.m. Monday

With four of the five games separated by three points or less, Embry-Riddle and UC-Merced’s marathon Cal-Pac title match went well into Saturday night.

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NAZ Suns edge Wolves in OT for sweep

5 Suns score in double figures

In a back-and-forth affair against the Iowa Wolves Saturday night in NBA Gatorade League play, the Northern Arizona Suns needed overtime to settle their two-game series at Prescott Valley Event Center.

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NAZ Suns light up the scoreboard in 141-140 win over Wolves

Booker scores 36 points on six 3-pointers, five others in double figures

Askia Booker scored 36 points on 11 of 17 shooting from the field, including six 3-pointers, Xavier Silas added 33 points and the Northern Arizona Suns survived a pesky Iowa Wolves squad in a 141-140 victory Thursday night.

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Movin’ on up: Toppert taking it day-by-day in new role with NAZ Suns

Cornell graduate has Arizona ties, pledges fast-paced offense

A week ago, Cody Toppert was reviewing practice plans and playbooks as an assistant coach under Matt Brase for the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, last season’s runner up to Raptors 905 for the NBA Gatorade League championship.

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G League: Derrick Jones Jr. returns to Prescott Valley

‘Airplane Mode’ appeared in only 4 games this season with Phoenix

“Airplane Mode” is back in a Northern Arizona Suns uniform, at least for now.

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Yavapai soccer captures 21st West District title

Blanks Pima, heads to National Tournament in Prescott Valley

Yavapai College’s soccer team clinched a berth into the NJCAA Division I National Tournament with a convincing victory over Snow College (Utah) on Friday.

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NAZ Suns fall to expansion-Clippers 126-118 in opener

Booker, Gray score 28 points apiece, but defensive woes haunt Suns

Askia Booker and Josh Gray each scored 28 points, hitting nine of the club’s 17 3-pointers, Shaquille Harrison chipped in with 26 but the Northern Arizona Suns surrendered 54 points in the paint in a 126-118 loss to Agua Caliente to open the season Saturday night.

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Preview: NAZ Suns tipoff ‘Year 2’ in Prescott Valley on Saturday

Coaching change, new roster additions not phasing Suns’ focus

For as hectic as the beginning of the inaugural Northern Arizona Suns season was a year ago, coaches, players and front-office staff likely expected a smoother transition into year two.

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Local Sports in Brief: Facebook, ESPN to broadcast NAZ Suns games this season

The NBA Gatorade League announced Friday, Nov. 3, that two Northern Arizona Suns games will be broadcast on ESPNU this season, and the other 48 games will air on Facebook Live.

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Toppert named next head coach of NAZ Suns

As assistant coach, Toppert helped lead Vipers to 2016-17 G League Finals

After spending the past two seasons as an assistant coach for the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, Cody Toppert was named the next head coach of the Northern Arizona Suns on Thursday afternoon.

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Preview: 14 Badgers heading to state cross-country meet Saturday

Bears sending Zea to Phoenix at Division II meet

With 14 runners heading to the Division III State Championships this weekend in Phoenix, the Prescott cross-country team is ready to compete for a title.

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Prep Football: Badgers rout rival Bears 44-27, await playoff fate

Ryan Greene likely out 6-8 weeks with broken collarbone

The Prescott football team likely earned its first 4A state playoff bid since 2012 with a 44-27 victory over cross-town rival Bradshaw Mountain on Friday night, but they may have to move forward without their star player.

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Column: It’s all on the line tonight for Badgers, Bears

'On the Ball'

Posting four victories in the last five weeks, the No. 15-ranked Prescott football team likely needs one more win Friday night to qualify for the 4A state playoffs.

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Rivalry Preview: Bears seek 2nd straight region title

Win or go home. The message at practice this week was clear for Bradshaw Mountain’s football team, which must beat rival Prescott tonight at 7 p.m. in its regular-season finale at Bill Shepard Field to repeat as Grand Canyon region champions to earn a berth into the 16-team 4A state tournament.

Gameday Glance: #24 Bradshaw Mountain at #15 Prescott

Badgers are 18-6 all-time versus Bears in Black & Blue Rivalry Game

The 25th annual Black & Blue Rivalry Game features cross-town rivals Prescott and Bradshaw Mountain. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. Friday night.

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NAZ Suns open training camp, prep for 2nd season in PV

It’s been quite a whirlwind for the 2017-2018 Northern Arizona Suns – and the season hasn’t even started.

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Tyler Gatlin named NAZ Suns interim coach

GM: Search underway for head coach, Gatlin to be considered

Just 24 hours after Tyrone Ellis was promoted to assistant coach for the Phoenix Suns, its NBA Gatorade League counterpart officially named Tyler Gatlin interim head coach on the first day of training camp Tuesday morning.

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Ty Ellis named assistant coach for Phoenix Suns

New head coach for NAZ Suns expected to be announced Tuesday

Entering his second year as head coach of the Northern Arizona Suns, Tyrone Ellis said after the 2017 NBA Gatorade League Draft this past weekend that he was looking forward to year two in Prescott Valley. Well, “year two” will have to move on without Ellis, who was named an assistant under parent-club Phoenix Suns interim head coach Jay Triano on Monday morning.

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Hollis-Jefferson taken at No. 6 by NAZ Suns

Northern Arizona trades 11th pick Wright to Lakeland Magic

PHOENIX — Entering the 2017 NBA Gatorade League Draft with three of the first 11 picks, Northern Arizona was in a unique position Saturday to immediately improve its club.

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NAZ Suns take Stuteville at No. 1 in G League draft

Stuteville on being top pick: ‘It was a little shocking’

PHOENIX — The Northern Arizona Suns selected Sacramento State forward Eric Stuteville with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Gatorade League Draft on Saturday morning.

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Prep Football: Bradshaw wins 4th straight, 35-0

Bears must beat rival Prescott Oct. 27 to repeat as champs

Bradshaw Mountain’s football team didn’t enter Week 9 in complete control of its own destiny in the Grand Canyon region title race. The surging Bears needn’t have fretted, however.