Sports Night: Prep playoffs in high gear

High school football: Christian Brothers tops Cordova

Christian Brothers beats Cordova 30-20 in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division III playoff opener behind Tyler Vander Waal’s four touchdown passes to kick-start a new era of postseason drama at the venerable venue at Sacramento City College while gashing open old wounds to their rivals.

Playoffs roundup: Cosumnes Oaks outlasts Davis

Austin Greer accounts for four touchdowns, and Cosumnes Oaks holds on to defeat Davis 28-25 in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoff opener in Yolo County. More on that and other section games.

Live chat replay

Relive the action and conversation from around the region as the second night of high school football playoffs unfolded.

Kings: Speed it up, eh?

Entering Friday’s game at Portland, Sacramento was 29th in pace at 95.34 possessions per 48 minutes. Guard Ty Lawson says the Kings must play faster.

Blazers hold off Kings in OT

Damian Lillard scores 36 points and adds seven assists as the Portland Trail Blazers hold on for a 122-120 overtime win over the Kings at Moda Center in Portland, Ore.

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49ers: Shepherding the return game

Going into Sunday’s game against the Arizona Cardinals, JaCorey Shepherd was unknown to even the most ardent 49ers fans. But he began turning heads with three fearless kickoff returns that averaged 34.7 yards.




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