The Patriots’ star guard could have died from blood clots in lungs and leg. Jolly is recovering, but he will not get to play ball again until next season. So he will be watching his teammates during the Class 6A playoffs from the bench.
Travon Moore is the only player who has been on the Putnam City West roster for all four of Lenny Bert's seasons as the Patriots' coach.
Bert has watched Moore grow from a 5-foot-6, 130-pound freshman to a 6-foot-3 starter who scored 20 points Tuesday night in an impressive 84-66 win over...
BY JACOB UNRUH AND SCOTT WRIGHT | Published: Tue, Feb 18, 2014
Edmond Santa Fe has found its lockdown defender.
And with Choctaw freshman Ana Llanusa scoring almost at will in the first half Tuesday night, the Wolves needed an answer.
Santa Fe coach Paul Bass looked to sophomore Aahliyah Jackson to slow down Llanusa in the third quarter, and it worked...
Edmond Santa Fe senior Tamara Lee said she was focusing on defense in the fourth quarter with the Wolves trailing against Putnam City North.
Somehow that focus resulted in a 16-point outburst that helped Santa Fe erase the deficit and beat the Panthers 49-42 on Tuesday.
“I was thinking...
With his Edmond Santa Fe squad trailing by 10 points with less than six minutes left, coach Lenny Hatchett called timeout, but not to talk about what the Wolves should do on the offensive end to erase the deficit.
“I told them we needed to emphasize our defense and rebounding,” Hatchett...
Sixth-ranked PC West got 13 points from sophomore Marquis Johnson and 12 from tournament MVP Tyson Jolly in handing Union its first loss of the season in the finals of the Putnam City Invitational at PC West.
Faced with a terrifying moment, both Bartlesville and Northeast girls basketball teams met in the middle of Putnam City's court, formed a circle and prayed together.
Bartlesville junior Rachel Behar had just suffered a seizure on the court, halting the Putnam City Invitational game Thursday...
BY SCOTT WRIGHT, Staff Writer, firstname.lastname@example.org | Published: Wed, Jan 1, 2014
One of the biggest boys basketball tournaments in the Oklahoma City area is expanding to include a girls event this year.
The long-running Putnam City Invitational will include a girls bracket at a second site in the Putnam City school district.
The boys PCI will be played at Putnam City...
The former Putnam City High standout spent one year at Kansas, then was a lottery pick in the NBA Draft. Grantland.com tells the story of how Henry survived an NBA roller coaster to become a key piece for the Lakers.