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406 Favs: New Northern Cheyenne coach Cameron McCormick looks for lessons on and off basketball court

I'm less than a month into this job, so I don't have many stories to choose from, but I've enjoyed the few I've written so far, and this one tops the list. McCormick is one of the most thoughtful people I've ever interviewed, and he was incredibly honest about many life experiences, some of which I imagine were not easy to discuss. Read more

Scoreboard: Girls high school basketball boxscores (Dec. 15)

Editor's note: We publish all box scores we receive. If you don't see yours here, ask your coach or athletic director to input them into our portal at    Read more

Scoreboard: Boys high school basketball boxscores (Dec. 15)

Editor's note: We publish all box scores we receive. If you don't see yours here, ask your coach or athletic director to input them into our portal at    Read more

Scoreboard: High school wrestling

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Full Court Press: Saturday's high school highlights (Dec. 15)

Editor's note: Highlights and top scorers will be updated on the website as results arrive from around the state.  Read more

Billings West escapes with 47-46 home win over Laurel

BILLINGS — The Billing West boys basketball team fell behind early and nearly surrendered a late lead, but the Golden Bears pulled out a 47-46 home win over Laurel on Saturday afternoon. Read more

Billings Skyview sweeps Helena, Helena Capital with win over Bruins

HELENA — Billings Skyview High boys basketball coach Kevin Morales had a simple goal for his team in its doubleheader road trip against Helena and Helena Capital: win. Read more

Helena girls top Billings Senior for weekend sweep after 'emotional week'

BILLINGS – There’s no getting around it: Gatorade player of the year Jamie Pickens casts a looming presence on the basketball court. Read more

Helena boys basketball puts complete game together in win over Billings Senior

HELENA — Early in the season teams are looking for their identity. Read more

Huntley Project Duals notebook: Columbus-Absarokee-Park City has ambitious goals this year

WORDEN — The wrestling team at Columbus-Absarokee-Park City has ambitious goals this season. Read more


Scoreboard: Women's basketball

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Scoreboard: NCAA 2018 FCS Playoff Glance

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Montana Lady Griz fall short in bid to upset Washington

Say this for the Montana Lady Griz: They succeeded in catching Washington's attention Saturday afternoon.  Read more

Eastern Washington rolls into FCS title game with blowout victory over Maine

CHENEY, Wash. — This wasn't the first time Eastern Washington quarterback Eric Barriere threw seven touchdowns in a game. Or even the second. Read more

Montana State women return home for matchup versus Omaha

BOZEMAN — Coming off a weeklong break, the Montana State women’s basketball team returns home to host Omaha on Sunday at Worthington Arena. Tipoff is at 2 p.m. Read more

From reservation to revered Grizzly: Simarron takes a trail less traveled

MISSOULA — The sense of pride was tempered by a touch of sadness. Read more

Local Sports

Boeser leads Canucks to 5-1 win over slumping Flyers

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canucks coach Travis Green believes his team benefited from some lucky bounces against the slumping Philadelphia Flyers. Read more

Broncos lose another heart-breaker in fourth quarter

DENVER (AP) — Even down to one healthy cornerback, another spitting up blood, three sidelined with injuries and one ejected for throwing a punch, Vance Joseph trusted his defense more than his offense. Read more

Billings Gazette Sports Five on Five

1. What are your thoughts on Rocky hiring Chris Stutzriem as its head football coach? Read more

Sports Guide

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Phil Kessel scores in OT, Penguins beat Kings 4-3

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Phil Kessel scored a power-play goal at 3:59 of overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday night. Read more

Landeskog, Rantanen lift Avs to 6-4 win over Stars

DENVER (AP) — Given the company on his line, Gabriel Landeskog has a tendency to be overlooked. Read more

George scores 33 to help Thunder top Clippers 110-104

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Paul George rendered the Los Angeles Clippers' traps and double-teams useless. Read more

Dunn, Markkanen rally Bulls late to beat Spurs, 98-93

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Chicago Bulls coach Jim Boylen proudly says he learned a lot from San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich during his two seasons as a Spurs assistant. Read more

Cleveland Browns beat injury-plagued Broncos 17-16

DENVER (AP) — Whether it was "The Fumble" or "The Drive" in the playoffs in the 1980s or the 11 consecutive times Denver had dumped Cleveland, the Broncos always served as the Browns' biggest bugaboo. Read more

Scoreboard: Men's basketball

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