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NAZ Suns’ 4th quarter woes continue in loss to Knicks

Just like on Friday night, the first three quarters went relatively well for the Northern Arizona Suns, but they couldn’t keep it going in the fourth quarter.

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Prep Basketball: Cougars defeat Ash Fork/Seligman 59-49

Chino Valley’s boys basketball team on Saturday bounced back from a narrow loss the night before, defeating Ash Fork/Seligman, 59-49, in an inter-conference clash at the Cougars’ main gym.

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Preps: Chino Valley girls hoops cruises past Northland

Stickrod leads Cougars with double-double in their home opener

Chino Valley girls basketball post player Felicity Stickrod was determined to make her final regular-season home opener in a Lady Cougars uniform a special one. The 6-foot senior sure didn’t disappoint, either.

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Prep Basketball: Northland Prep nips Chino Valley 58-55

Spartans’ Gooding, Larson come up big late

Northland Prep junior point guard Fred Gooding came off the bench to drain the eventual game-winning 3-pointer inside of a minute left in regulation, lifting the Spartans to a thrilling 58-55 victory over the Chino Valley boys basketball team Friday night.

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G League: ‘Airplane Mode’ waived by Suns

Derrick Jones Jr. may return if no other NBA team claims him in next 48 hours

After converting Mike James’ two-way contract into a standard NBA deal Thursday, the Phoenix Suns were forced to make a roster move, leaving Northern Arizona Suns’ fan-favorite Derrick Jones Jr. the odd man out.

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Player Feature: Josh Gray shines despite hardships

Don't judge the NAZ Suns' guard by his proverbial cover

Don’t judge Northern Arizona Suns reserve point guard Josh Gray by his proverbial cover.

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Prep Wrestling: Cougars finish 0-3 at Flagstaff duals

At the Flagstaff Duals, Chino Valley’s wrestling team struggled, losing all three of its matchups Wednesday night.

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NAZ Suns outgunned by Lakers as home court struggles continue

The Northern Arizona Suns entered their Pacific Division clash with the South Bay Lakers Tuesday night having not won at home since nearly a month ago, on Nov. 11. Thanks to South Bay sharpshooter Scott Machado, that drought continued.

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7 NAZ Suns score in double figures, beat Magic 128-105

For the first time this season, seven different Northern Arizona Suns players scored in double figures, leading a balanced attack to a 128-105 win over the Lakeland Magic Saturday.

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NAZ Suns hit team record 23 3-pointers, snap three-game losing streak

Young narrowly misses triple-double, Bennett adds 23 points in win

Mike Young barely missed a triple-double with 17 points, nine rebounds and nine assists, Anthony Bennett added 23 points and the Northern Arizona Suns hit a franchise-record 23 3-pointers in a 140-115 road win over the Greensboro Swarm on Thursday night.

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Prep Wrestling: Prescott grapplers win 7-team Yavapai County Duals

Prescott’s wrestling squad opened its 2017-18 season by winning the annual Yavapai County Duals, compiling a 3-0 team record against Bradshaw Mountain, Mingus Union and Camp Verde Saturday at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

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Winter Preview: Led by defending state champ Rock, Cougars ready for next step

This winter, Chino Valley’s wrestling team returns nine grapplers, including a defending state champion, from its 2016-17 squad that placed 21st out of 44 schools at the Division III state tournament in February at Prescott Valley Event Center.

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2017-18 Winter Preview Capsule: Chino Valley Wrestling

The 2017-18 Chino Valley wrestling team preview capsule.

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G League: Spurs edge NAZ Suns 101-98

Suns have dropped three of last four contests

The Northern Arizona Suns have made a habit of playing close games during the first two-plus weeks of the 2017-18 regular season.

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Photo: Chino Valley cheerleaders earn 1st place

The Chino Valley minors cheerleaders were awarded their first-place trophy Saturday, Nov. 18.

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Peters leads NAZ Suns over Stars, 114-105

Alec Peters leads scorers with 25 points, 15 rebounds

TAYLORSVILLE, Utah — Northern Arizona forward Alec Peters recorded his second career double-double and powered the Suns to a 114-105 win at the Salt Lake City Stars on Saturday night.

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Heartbreaker: Valiant comeback falls short in OT, Roughriders lose in national semifinals

The older guard may have officially passed the baton to the newer guard on a chilly, overcast Friday afternoon at Mountain Valley Park as Yavapai College’s soccer team succumbed to Tyler Junior College of Texas in the NJCAA national semifinals.

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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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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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From Chino Valley to collegiate basketball coach, Newman living his dream

Newman has led Arkansas-Fort Smith men’s basketball team to more than 200 wins

The other day, Chino Valley High School graduate Joshua Newman looked at his yearbook – it said he was going to be a basketball coach.

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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.