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Rams rally, will face Brainerd for 6-AA boys' basketball title

Published Feb. 17 2019

Tyner's boys' basketball team followed a familiar storyline Saturday in reaching the District 6-AA tournament championship.

Pioneers rally in final minute to beat Red Bank in District 6-AA tournament [photos]

Published Feb. 15 2019

With its season on the line, the East Ridge boys' basketball team trailed for all but 30 seconds — and...

LaDerron Freeman comes up big as Brainerd boys clinch regular-season district title [photos]

Published Feb. 9 2019

Soon after the Brainerd boys' basketball team pulled away for a win Friday night that secured the District 6-AA regular-season...

Three Chattanooga-area players among Mr. and Miss Basketball finalists

Published Feb. 7 2019

Three local players have been named finalists for the TSSAA Mr. and Miss Basketball awards.

Trey Owten helps lead red-hot Brainerd on senior night [photos]

Published Feb. 6 2019

The heartbeat of the Brainerd boys' basketball program continues to grow louder as the postseason nears.

Brainerd boys rally past Howard with energetic fourth quarter [photos]

Published Jan. 26 2019

Instead of accepting their fate, the Panthers turned up the defensive pressure and rallied.

Brainerd boys jump ahead, survive late scare to top Tyner

Published Jan. 20 2019

A promise well kept provided a major difference for Brainerd High School's boys' basketball team.

Brandon Jones leads Red Bank in crunch time to beat Brainerd

Published Jan. 11 2019

Looking for a spark, Red Bank turned to junior post player Brandon Jones in a tightly contested District 6-AA basketball...

Best of Preps tournament roundup: Tyner boys, East Hamilton girls third

Published Dec. 30 2018

Tyner's boys and East Hamilton's girls both finished third at the Times Free Press Best of Preps basketball tournament Saturday...

East Hamilton, Baylor to play for Best of Preps boys' title [photos]

Published Dec. 29 2018

East Hamilton and Baylor took different paths Friday but received the same reward.

Brainerd girls, others win in Best of Preps consolation matchups [photos]

Published Dec. 29 2018

Brainerd's girls overcame a five-point halftime deficit — and "grew up a little more," in their coach's assessment.

Young Panthers withstand Ooltewah rally to win at Best of Preps tournament [photos]

Published Dec. 28 2018

Levar Brown calls the early part of this prep basketball season "a building process."

Overwhelming offense lifts Meigs girls over Brainerd at Best of Preps

Published Dec. 28 2018

The Meigs County girls' basketball team's speed eventually caught up to Brainerd.

Lions have recipe for 68-58 district win over Panthers [photos]

Published Dec. 19 2018

The main ingredient in Red Bank coach Nick Fike's "recipe" for winning basketball: withstand runs.

Howard surge ends drought against Brainerd, 67-46

Published Dec. 1 2018

Marquez Williams wasn't quite sure how to react.