Landon Taliaferro, Boulder boys basketball: He was the driving force in a 48-45 overtime thriller victory against the Far Northeast Warriors. The senior guard shot 53 percent from the field and 50 percent from behind the 3-point line to lead all scorers with 24 points.

Grace O'Neill, Fairview girls basketball: The fifth-seeded Knights took care of business against No. 12 Eaglecrest and No. 4 Brighton in the first two rounds of the state tournament last week. O'Neill was the leading scorer in both games with 21 points against Eaglecrest and 19 against Brighton, against whom she also had nine rebounds.

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