Boys basketball: League tournament predictions, day 5

(Melanie Stengel - Register) 
Bunnell guard Ryan Pittman is hoping to lead Bunnell to its third straight SWC championship.

Now 29-5 as the league tournaments head down the stretch: CCC semifinals No. 14 Windsor vs. No. 2 Middletown: Riding the hot hand here like Weaver last year: Windsor No. 5 Maloney vs. No. 1 Weaver: Tracy Rumley vs. KeAndre Fair and friends. The friends are on a roll, again. Weaver. SWC semifinals No. 2 […]

SCC Boys Basketball Semifinals: No. 1 Fairfield Prep, No. 3 Career advance to title game

"(Peter Hvizdak - New Haven Register)
Career's ??? gores against Hillhouse's Aaron White while Christian Adams looks on.

EAST HAVEN >> The unofficial title of Elm City boys’ basketball champion for the 2014-15 season goes to Career High School. More importantly, the third-seeded Panthers are in Wednesday’s SCC tournament final after beating No. 2 Hillhouse 70-61 in the semifinals Monday night at East Haven High. “All the ups and downs and the hardships […]

Live Updates: The 2015 Boys Basketball Conference Tournaments

Hillhouse senior forward Troy Walters, Jr. elevates for a shot vs. Fairfield Prep earlier this season. (Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register)

The storm before the storm begins Thursday when the 2015 Connecticut boys basketball conferences commence their annual championship tournaments. Keep it tuned here to get all the tournament information from Connecticut with brackets, key links and broadcast details. Follow the live Twitter blog below for updates from all of the state’s newspapers, websites and broadcasters. Morelli’s Day […]

GameTimeCT / Register boys basketball top 10 poll: Fairfield Prep moves into tie for 2nd place

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Fairfield Prep's Ryan Foley is on the move against Notre Dame-West Haven. The Jesuits are now tied for second place in latest GameTimeCT/Register poll.

Fairfield Prep moves into a tie for second and Hillhouse drops four spots to eighth. Other than that, not much change as the postseason has begun! Team Record 1st Place Points Last Class 1. SACRED HEART 21-0 18 540 1 S Last week: Def. St. Paul 92-46; def. Watertown 70-45. Bottom line: Completed first undefeated […]

Boys basketball: Hopkins completes special season

(Melanie Stengel — Register) 
Kofi Adjepong (with ball) led Hopkins in scoring at 15.5 ppg. this season.

Rocco DeMaio has seen a lot of boys basketball teams play at Hopkins: as a young kid, as a player at the school and as the current coach of the team. His 23rd team at Hopkins was pretty special. The Hilltoppers finished 19-6, tying the school record for wins. They also tied for the Fairchester […]

Boys basketball: Top performances from last week, tournaments to go watch this week

Terryville's Shea Tracy looks to pass in his team's win over Lewis Mills.
(Marianne Killackey - Special to Register Citizen)

FINE PERFORMANCES • DeAnte Bruton, Ledyard: Senior guard had 27 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds in a 104-74 win over Fitch, 30 points, 13 assists, 10 steals and seven rebounds in a 106-41 win over Hyde and 37 points and 11 assists in a 84-59 win over St. Bernard. • Shea Tracy, Terryville: Senior […]

Boys basketball: New Haven County area 3-point leaders

From games reported to the Register. Player Team 3pts. Jason Frazer West Haven 67 Tyreek Perkins Career 46 Drew Nolan Hopkins 44 Nick Durso East Haven 43 Blair Johnson Hamden 42 Pat Doyle Notre Dame 42 Joe Carbone Branford 40 Brett Lequire North Branford 39 Rich Kelly Fairfield Prep 38 Tushar Spooner Seymour 38 Kofi […]

Boys basketball: New Haven County area scoring leaders

From games reported to the Register. Head coaches only can report corrections to Player School Gms. Pts. Avg. Pha Rod Goodjohn Mike Sulik Whitney Tech St. Joseph 20 12 408 232 20.8 19.3 Tyreek Perkins Career 22 421 19.1 Robert Durant Wilbur Cross 19 348 18.3 Ryan Foley Fairfield Prep 18 324 18.0 Joe […]

Boys basketball: League tournament predictions, day 4

Fairfield Prep's Ryan Foley makes a move as Career's Tyreek Perkins defends. Could we have the third matchup between these two teams in the SCC tournament final. Joe Morelli thinks so. (Catherine Avalone - New Haven Register)

A 25-5 day on Saturday bumps the record to 44-13. Just two tournaments being played today, weather permitting: Live Updates from the semifinals SCC semifinals No. 1 Fairfield Prep vs. No. 4 Hamden: Third matchup between these two SCC Quinnipiac Division rivals. Hamden was the only team to beat Prep this year. With C.J. Seaforth […]

SCC Boys Basketball Quarterfinals: Walters saves Hillhouse in OT; Acs advance to semis with Career, Prep, Hamden

(Arnold Gold-New Haven Register)  Patrick Doyle (left) of Notre Dame-West Haven guards Tommy Nolan of Fairfield Prep in the second half of the SCC Quarterfinal game at Branford High School on 2/28/2015.

No. 4 HAMDEN 35, NO. 5 XAVIER 32  C.J. Seaforth finished with 12 points as Hamden survived two shots from Xavier to tie the SCC quarterfinal in the final seconds of regulation. Both Kaleb Lutton (team-high 15 points) and Kahleb Downing missed shots to tie the game in the final seconds of regulation for the […]

FCIAC Boys Basketball Tournament: Wilton upsets Ludlowe; Norwalk, Trumbull, Westhill advance

Ludlowe's Owen Mockler and Wilton's Richie Williams chase after the ball during Saturday's FCIAC quarterfinal game.

FAIRFIELD >> Given the fact that his team faced Ludlowe five days prior, suffering a 56-40 loss, Wilton boys ‘ basketball head coach Joel Geriak was admittedly worried about Saturday’s repeat matchup. But despite what the circumstances presented the Warriors Saturday in the FCIAC quarterfinal contest, including a halftime deficit on the road, the seventh-seeded […]

CCC Boys Basketball Quarterfinals: Middletown runs past Bloomfield; Windsor, Maloney advance


HARTFORD >> Middletown junior guard Makai Hunter did not have a quadruple-double against Bloomfield on Saturday. But it certainly looked and felt that way. Hunter’s terrific all-around performance was just one of the Blue Dragons’ highlights in their, 69-60, victory over the Warhawks in the Central Connecticut Conference tournament quarterfinals at Bulkeley’s Babe Allen Fieldhouse. […]

LISTEN LIVE: The FCIAC Boys Basketball Quarterfinals on WWPT


WWPT 90.3-FM, ‘Wreckers Radio,’ the student station for Staples High School, is broadcasting all of the FCIAC quarterfinal games on its website. You can listen to their call here. Or at their website. The broadcast will not include the nightcap, Westhill vs. Danbury. FCIAC Boys Basketball Tournament Page BOYS BASKETBALL CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT PAGE LIVE UPDATES

Boys basketball: League tournament predictions, day 2

Notre Dame-Fairfield's C.J. Davidson (Photo Pete Paguaga)

A 12-5 start to the predictions. We move on to day 2: You can follow all the games on the boys tournament scoreboard and live blog page. CSC tournament quarterfinals No. 8 Norwich Tech at No. 1 University – University No. 7 Kaynor Tech at No. 2 Prince Tech – Prince Tech No. 6 Cheney […]

SCC boys basketball tournament: Notre Dame-West Haven pulls away from Wilbur Cross

Notre Dame's Karim Cisse elevates to the basket as Wilbur Cross's Kwane Taylor defends.
The Notre Dame Green Knights defeated the Wilbur Cross Governors 70-57 in a first round game of the SCC boys basketball tournament. (Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register)

WEST HAVEN – Notre Dame coach Jason Shea has plenty of options when it comes to his team’s shooting ability. While opposing teams prepare for Karim Cisse, Ben Bagnoli and Patrick Doyle, one player continues to provide more options. Senior Michael Mullen has added another dimension to the Green Knights as he can shoot from […]

SCC Boys Basketball Tournament: Cheshire advances past Hand into quarterfinals

Cheshire's Andrew Yamin drives as Hand's Curtis Henry and Dante Egidio defemd. Cheshire won the SCC tournament first-round game.

MADISON – Two teams, both of which finished 12-8 during the regular season. So it wasn’t a surprise that it came down to the final seconds Thursday night in the opening round of the Southern Connecticut Conference boys’ basketball tournament. And it was visiting Cheshire, which held on for a 74-69 victory over Hand at […]