- Bison Reds win in River City Hoops tourney
The Bison Red All-Stars kicked off their summer basketball season with a 79-58 win over ECI West (Iowa) Thursday night at the River City Hoops Festival at UNO. Papillion-LaVista's Mitch Albers, playing in his fourth straight summer with the Bison program, led the scoring with 18. Dijon Smith of Omaha Bryan scored 11 while Tyler McManaman, who has transferred from Lincoln East to Lincoln Northeast and Omaha Benson's LC Doss added 10 each. Tyler Petersen of Louisville grabbed a team-high seven rebounds while Wendell Faines of Lincoln Northeast, Tyler Horky of Kearney¬†and Smith pulled down six rebounds apiece.
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Bison-Nebraska Red-Josh Riser (Lincoln High) 2, Tyler Petersen (Louisville) 2, Tyler McManaman (Lincoln Northeast) 10, J.C. Hall (Omaha Bryan) 9, L.C. Doss (Omaha Benson) 10, Adam Muehling (Millard North) 3, Tyler Horky (Kearney) 4, Mitch Albers (Papillion-LaVista) 18, Sam Blake (Centennial) 1, Dijon Smith (Omaha Bryan) 11, Wendell Faines (Lincoln Northeast) 9.