2012-13 High School Basketball Preview

Basehor-Linwood boys win at De Soto
February 2, 2015
A fast start allowed the Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team to withstand a sluggish third quarter in a 66-43 nonleague victory at De Soto on Friday.
De Soto’s defense shuts down BLHS girls
February 2, 2015
The offensive struggles continued for the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team in a 44-23 loss Friday night at De Soto.
BLHS boys move up to No. 3; Bonner Springs girls stay at No. 10
January 27, 2015
Just after winning its own tournament, the Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team moved up to No. 3 in the latest KBCA Class 4A-I rankings. The Bobcats (11-0) moved up because previous No. 1 Bishop Miege lost last week to Olathe East. McPherson moved up to No. 1, and Andale is No. 2.
Basehor-Linwood boys defeat Park Hill for tournament title
January 26, 2015
The boys championship game of the Basehor-Linwood Invitational Basketball Tournament lived up to all the expectations of a battle between two of the metro area’s best. In the end, the host Bobcats outlasted Park Hill (Mo.) 69-61.
Lady Bobcats finish home tournament with victory against Harmon
January 26, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood girls finished a tough tournament week on a high note, easily defeating Harmon 50-10 Friday afternoon.
Bobcats beat Ottawa, advance to finals of Basehor-Linwood tournament
January 23, 2015
Basehor-Linwood survived a rough opening six minutes and thrived for the next 26, defeating Ottawa 73-56 in the Basehor-Linwood Invitational Tournament semifinals in a contest between two of the top teams in Class 4A.
Lady Bobcats struggle to score in loss to Holton
January 22, 2015
In a game where points were at a premium all night, Holton kept the Basehor-Linwood Lady Bobcats at arm’s length in the second half and held on for a 41-35 victory Wednesday.
BLHS boys’ fast start leads to opening victory in tournament
January 21, 2015
St. Joseph (Mo.) Benton needed three quarters to score 29 points. The Basehor-Linwood boys needed only the first quarter to match that.
Sharpshooting Benton defeats BLHS girls in tournament opener
January 20, 2015
St. Joseph (Mo.) Benton came out firing Monday against the Basehor-Linwood girls, and the combination of hot shooting and aggressive defense propelled Benton to a 70-40 victory against the Lady Bobcats in the first round the Basehor-Linwood Invitational Basketball Tournament.
BLHS boys, Bonner Springs girls stay ranked in latest KBCA poll
January 20, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood boys and Bonner Springs girls held their respective spots in the lastest KBCA rankings, released Monday.
Muldoon leads Basehor-Linwood past Turner
January 18, 2015
Basehor-Linwood Coach Mike McBride wanted to see what would happen if 6-foot-7 Pat Muldoon played farther away from the basket in the Bobcats’ press defense. On offense, Muldoon knew he needed to stay closer to the basket. Both things happened Friday, as Muldoon scored 29 points, grabbed eight rebounds and led a pressure defense that blitzed host Turner 74-39.
Basehor-Linwood girls shut out Turner in first quarter, win
January 18, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team didn’t waste any time Friday night, jumping out to a 27-0 lead against winless Turner on the way to a 59-15 victory.
Bobcat basketball teams to start BLHS Invitational against St. Joseph Benton
January 15, 2015
Both the Basehor-Linwood girls and boys basketball teams open next week’s Basehor-Linwood Invitational Basketball Tournament against St. Joseph Benton (Mo.). The BLHS girls play the Cardinals at 6 p.m. Monday. The boys play at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Defense dominates during Basehor-Linwood’s victory against Lansing
January 15, 2015
Lansing had a chance to move into a tie for first in the Kaw Valley League on Tuesday, but the Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team wouldn’t let that happen, defeating the Lions 55-40 at home.