Basketball

Scott Monarch hired as Navarro’s basketball assistant

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Scott Monarch almost has come full circle. His basketball-world circumference measures more than 25 years of experience at all levels – from scouting for the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks and New York Knicks to successful recruiting and coaching as an assistant ...

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Gatlin completing 1st year in Australian basketball league

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Former Navarro and Sam Houston State University basketball player Demarcus Gatlin is completing his first professional season with the Geelong (Victoria) Supercats in the South East Australia Basketball League (SEABL). Gatlin, a 6-foot-4 shooting guard, averaged 14.9 points, 6.7 rebounds, ...

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Martin verbally commits to Charleston Southern

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Navarro’s Jamar Martin verbally committed Monday to attend and play basketball at Charleston Southern University in Charleston, SC. Martin, a First-Team, All-Region XIV and All-North Zone performer, averaged 15 points and 6.5 rebounds for coach Michael Landers’ Region XIV-Tournament-qualifying Bulldogs ...

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Martin, Anderson claim All-Region, Zone hoop honors

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Sophomore Jamar Martin claimed double first-team honors Tuesday as basketball coaches picked him as an All-North Zone and an All-Region XIV selection. Also, second-team zone and Region XIV honors went to sophomore Keir Anderson. Martin and Anderson both scored more ...

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Jenkins, Farmer boost Rebels past NC, 99-75, in opener

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By MIKE MONTFORT          LUFKIN – Navarro basketball’s free-fall finally ended with a resounding thud Tuesday as the seventh-seeded Lee Runnin’ Rebels eliminated the Bulldogs 99-75 in the first round of the Region XIV Men’s Basketball Tournament. LSU commit Branden ...

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