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High School Hoops Picks: Week 6

The week of January 30

Brewer's Picks
Last Week:


Brewer vs. Keefer

Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and
Case Keefer attempt to pick
the winning team from prep contests
across the Las Vegas area.

Keefer's Picks
Last Week:

Last Season:

Instigator Nation gives Green Valley an edge at home.
Green Valley 70, Foothill 64

Tuesday Jan. 31
Green Valley

The Falcons break out of their slump.
Foothill 64, Green Valley 61

Eldog might be the odd team out in the Northeast playoff picture.
Canyon Springs 63, Eldorado 59

Wednesday Feb. 1
Canyon Springs

Eldorado is limping to the regular-season finish line, while Canyon Springs is poised to sprint through it.
Canyon Springs 80, Eldorado 70

Legacy is having the best season in school's brief history.
Legacy 73, Arbor View 59

Wednesday Feb. 1
Arbor View

Blake Claxton is one of the best players in the valley.
Arbor View 62, Legacy 59

I'll take the team with the best player — DP's Julian Jacobs.
Desert Pines 73, Valley 70

Wednesday Feb. 1
Desert Pines

Jaguars force a tie at the top of the Northeast division standings.
Desert Pines 75, Valley 68

Coronado inches closer to the Southeast title by getting revenge against GV.
Coronado 72, Green Valley 61

Thursday Feb. 2
Green Valley

The Cougars are becoming the team we thought they would be at the start of the season.
Coronado 79, Green Valley 68

Give Durango another league victory.
Durango 73, Desert Oasis 51

Friday Feb. 3
Desert Oasis

It's hard for a lot of teams to match Durango's depth.
Durango 67, Desert Oasis 60

Another equally-matched game in the Northeast.
Valley 81, Las Vegas 71

Friday Feb. 3
Las Vegas

Upset special. Disastrous week continues for Vikings.
Las Vegas 74, Valley 70

Upset of the week. Palo Verde has let too many teams hang around.
Shadow Ridge 68, Palo Verde 67

Friday Feb. 3
Palo Verde
Shadow Ridge

I owe Brewer a thank-you note for assuring me yet another game in the standings.
Palo Verde 81, Shadow Ridge 60

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