• Richardson kids score at record clip for Albany Alexander

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It’s been a family affair for the Richardsons of the Albany Alexander basketball teams with three siblings reaching impressive marks recently for the Division III school.

  • Officials investigate shooting scenes in the parking lot of Muskegon Heights High School in Muskegon Heights, Mich., Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. The shootings happened around 9:30 p.m. after a basketball game at the high school. (Joel Bissell/MLive-Muskegon Chronicle via AP) ALL LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION INTERNET OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

    Police: Suspect, 3 victims wounded after high school game

    MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — A suspect shot and wounded three people, including two students, after a high school basketball game in western Michigan before a sheriff’s deputy shot and wounded him, authorities said.

  • School board: Basketball team can play during hazing probe

    LEECHBURG, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania high school basketball team can play while police investigate alleged hazing-related assaults over the last decade, a school board decided.

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  • TABC-Tex Preps high school basketball rankings

    SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — High school basketball rankings as compiled by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches and Tex Preps Basketball magazine for the week of Feb. 8:

  • In this Feb. 2, 2016 photo provided by Richard Johnson, the girls basketball team at Flagstaff, Ariz., High School does a cheer with their hair tied back in traditional Navajo buns before taking the floor for pre-game warmups. But before play could begin the referee made them remove the hair ties, saying they were a safety hazard. This sparked sharp criticism from the school’s principal and the president of the Navajo Nation. Officials say the hair ties won’t be prohibited in the future.(Richard Johnson via AP)

    Call over Native American hair bun at game prompts outcry

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The board that governs Arizona high school sports says members of a girls’ basketball team can wear their hair in traditional Navajo buns after a referee’s decision to ban the hairstyle at a game this week caused an outcry.

  • Gorham Fayette basketball teams go on the defensive

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Gorham Fayette girls basketball team set a standard against Pioneer North Central on Thursday when it posted a shutout in the third quarter en route to 61-14 win.

  • Coach fired for confronting ref pleads guilty to harassment

    LANGHORNE, Pa. (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia high school basketball coach who was fired for physically confronting a referee has pleaded guilty to a harassment citation.