Basketball

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Jan. 19

Here’s Pete with your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Tuesday night!

Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Jan. 12

TABC State Basketball rankings

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Shallowater Fillies

  Hoop Madness Scores & Highlights for Friday, Jan. 8

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Jan. 5

Hoop Madness: Area schools are ranked in the new State High School Basketball rankings

Continued Coverage

Chuck Darden wins his 1,000th game

Lubbock HS girls basketball program temporarily suspended due to COVID-19

Coronado HS girls basketball program temporarily suspended due to COVID-19

Coronado boys basketball coach sings, says he’s “too blessed to be stressed”

  Wellman-Union returns to workouts after COVID-19 scare

Plainview hires Lockney’s Adrian Alfaro to coach girls basketball

Brandon Gilbert steps down at Trinity Christian

After spending the last five years and fifteen total at Trinity Christian, Brandon Gilbert as stepped down as the Lions' Boys Basketball Coach. He will be taking a job at Redeemer Church.

Cornonado hires new girls basketball coach

Ashley James has been selected as the new coach for the Coronado High School girls basketball team. The announcement was made Tuesday morning by the Lubbock ISD Athletics Department.

  Texas UIL, TAPPS cancel spring sports

With Governor Greg Abbott's announcement that schools are out for the remainder of the school year, comes the cancelation of spring high school sports.

  Danny Wrenn retires from Plainview basketball

After 33 years at Plainview High School, Danny Wrenn has retired from coaching the girl's basketball team.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Shallowater Fillies

  Hoop Madness State Tournament, Boys Regional Final scores for Saturday

Shallowater girls win 3A State Championship

  Hoop Madness Playoff scores for March 6

Shallowater & Nazareth Girls Advance to State Title Games

Hoop Madness Playoff scores for March 3

Coronado Girls Basketball coach announces career change

Kriss Ethridge, who has a standout career as an educator, coach, and student athlete in Lubbock ISD, has announced she is stepping down as head coach of the girl’s varsity basketball program at Coronado High School.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Southcrest Christian Lady Warriors

On Saturday, Southcrest Christian won their third-consecutive TAPPS State Championship.

  Hoop Madness Playoff Results for Saturday, Feb. 29

Here are your high school basketball playoff scores for boys and girls.

  Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Friday, Feb. 28

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys and Girls from Friday night!

  Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Thursday, Feb. 27

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys and Girls from Thursday night!

Hoop Madness: Playoff pairings for Area teams

41 Area teams are left in Hoop Madness Playoff action!

Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Tuesday, Feb. 25

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys and Girls from Tuesday night!

Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Monday, Feb. 24

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys and Girls from Monday night!

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Brownfield Lady Cubs

The Lady Cubs upset No. 4 Wall in the area round of the playoffs, and have now beaten 3 "Top 10" teams in their last four games.

Hoop Madness Playoff Pairings as of Sunday, Feb. 23

Here are your playoff pairings for boys and girls high school basketball as of Sunday, Feb. 23.

  Hoop Madness Playoff Scores for Saturday, Feb. 22

We’ve got your high school basketball playoff scores from around the South Plains for Saturday, Feb. 22.

  Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Friday, Feb. 21

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Boys and Girls from Friday night!

Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Thursday, Feb. 20

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores for Girl’s Playoffs action from Thursday night

Hoop Madness: Playoff pairings for area teams

We have your area-round pairings in High School Hoop Madness: Playoff edition.

Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Tuesday, Feb. 18

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores and highlights for Boys and Girls Playoffs action from Tuesday night

  Coronado retires Jarrett Culver’s high school jersey

While the special ceremony will not be open to the public, we will be streaming the event Tuesday morning on KCBD.com and the NewsChannel 11 Facebook page.

  Hoop Madness Playoff scores & highlights for Monday

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness playoff scores and highlights for TAPPS Boy's Area Round and Bi-District Girl’s Playoffs from Tuesday night

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Frenship Lady Tigers

The Frenship Lady Tigers are currently 27-5 on the season and went undefeated in district play.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Feb. 14

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night!

I Beat Pete: Free Throws vs. #1 Kingdom Prep

This week on I Beat Pete, we headed out to Kingdom Prep Academy, where their boys basketball team is ranked #1 in the State in TAPPS 1A.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Feb. 11

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Tuesday night!

  Hoop Madness Scores & Highlights for Monday, Feb. 10

Here's Pete with your high school basketball scores and highlights for Monday night.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: O’Donnell Eagles

After beating Ropes 55-53, the O'Donnell Eagles improved to 8-0 in district play and won the district title for the first time since 2002.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Feb. 7

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: No. 3 Lubbock Christian Lady Eagles

The No. 3 Lubbock Christian Lady Eagles are the Hoop Madness Team of the Week.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Jan. 31

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night!

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Sundown Roughnecks

The Sundown Roughnecks are the Hoop Madness Team of the Week after beating Tahoka in thrilling fashion.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Jan. 24

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night!

  Hoop Madness Scores & Highlights for Jan. 21

Here’s Pete with your high school basketball scores for Tuesday night!

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: No. 8 Sands Lady Stangs

The Lady Stangs are a team that locks down on the defensive end, and a team that loves to be around each other.

  Hoop Madness Scores & Highlights for Jan. 17

Here's Pete with your high school basketball scores for Friday night.

Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Jan. 14

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Tuesday night!

Area Teams in High School Basketball State Rankings

The new State basketball rankings are out according to the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches (TABC) and many area teams are ranked. Look for them on our Hoop Madness Coverage Tuesdays and Fridays.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Levelland Lobos

Currently, the Lobos are 18-6 on the season and are on a seven-game winning streak.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Jan. 10

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night!

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Jan. 7

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Tuesday night!

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Reliving the 2019 sports year

From Texas Tech to the high school scene – 2019 was truly a special year here on the South Plains.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: No. 1 Shallowater Fillies

The Fillies take great pride on the defensive side of the ball and crashing the boards, and that has translated into some big time wins.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Jan. 3

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night!

Area basketball teams ranked final 2019 state polls

Here are the area teams ranked in the new TABC State polls released Monday.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: High School Hoops

The World's Largest High School basketball tournament just wrapped up and KCBD Sports had you covered.

  Championship Saturday Scores & Highlights from Caprock Classic

In all, we had five teams playing in three different championship games of the 61st annual FiberMax Caprock Classic.

Day 2 of the FiberMax Caprock Classic

What a day for high school basketball here on the South Plains! In all, there was 76-games across all of the gyms in the Hub-City.

  Results and highlights from Day 1 of FiberMax Caprock Classic

There were a total of 55 games played across eight different gyms in the first day of the FiberMax Caprock Classic.

  61st Annual Caprock Classic starts Thursday

The Hub City is hours away from hosting the world’s largest high school basketball tournament - the 61st annual FiberMax Caprock Classic.

HOOP MADNESS: High School Basketball rankings

The High School football playoffs are about to wrap up, and the majority of our schools are all in on basketball season. The Texas Association of Basketball Coaches have released their rankings and 32 programs on the South Plains made the list.

Gene Messer Classic set to get underway

The name has changed but the quality of teams and action hasn't... Starting Thursday morning, 12-teams from all over the area and the state will hit the basketball courts at Frenship High School for the Gene Messer Classic.

Basketball returns to Dawson High School

Wednesday, the Dragon boys held their first practice under head coach Layne Sheets. Last year Sheets was the boys basketball coach at Coronado, but he left to be the Superintendent at Dawson. Now he will be coaching the boys team.

Area teams in preseason high school basketball state rankings

The ball has yet to even bounce on the court, but many area teams are preseason-ranked in the TABC (Texas Association of Basketball Coaches) State polls.

Pigskin Preview: Motley County Matadors

Despite having a young team, the Motley County Matadors went 11-2. In 2019, Mike Bigham’s bunch will be served by youth again.

West Girls All-Stars look to finish with a win

The West Girls All-Star basketball team has been working hard this week at Midwestern State University. They face the East at noon Saturday as part of the Six-Man Coaches Association All-Star Games.

Petersburg hires Joshua Reese as new Girls’ basketball Coach

Joshua Reese is the new girls’ basketball coach at Petersburg. He comes over from Tahoka where he was a boys’ assistant on Lonnie Burnam’s staff that led the Bulldogs to the UIL regional tournament back in March.

  Lubbock Titan ! King signs to play College Basketball

Lubbock Titan ! King did sign this afternoon to play college basketball at Division III University of Dallas. Yes his name is Exclamation Mark or !. (Yes we have to put a period after the exclamation mark to end the sentence”

  2 Evans Middle School basketball players get Team USA tryouts

Every basketball player dreams of playing for Team USA and for 14 year old Kelly Mora and 15 year old Mia Alvarado they’ll get that chance as both have been invited to try out for the USA Under 16 National Girls Basketball Team

Drew Thompson named Plainview’s Boys Head Basketball Coach

There is a new leader in the ‘Dog House’ at Plainview High School, but they didn’t have to go far to find him.

New Home, Smyer land new coaches

Last season, the New Home Leopards made the leap from six-man football to 11-man football.

Will Flemons to lead LCP basketball program

Former Red Raider Will Flemons is coming back to the Hub City to lead the Lubbock Cooper boys basketball program.

  Jayton falls in state title game 49-36

For the first time ever, the Jayton Jaybirds were competing in the state title game for basketball.