The Press-Republican's annual boys' basketball preview.
MINERVA — Keene and Schroon Lake registered victories in boys' Northern Basketball League play Tuesday.
PORT HENRY — Ticonderoga and Northeastern Clinton each won their respective early-season tournaments in boys' Northern Basketball League action Saturday.
ELLENBURG — Westport upset Northern Adirondack, while Northeastern Clinton drubbed Chazy in the opening round of the Bobcat Shootout Friday. Moriah and Ticonderoga also won in the first round of the Alzheimer's Awareness Tournament.
KEENE — Behind Scott Rossi's 11 points and 14 rebounds, the Lake Placid boys' basketball team knock off Keene Tuesday, 41-37.
WILLSBORO — The Willsboro, Lake Placid and Keene boys' basketball teams grabbed nonleague victories in Northern Basketball League action.
SARANAC — Northeastern Clinton boys and Saranac girls capture Muggsy's Tip-Off Classic; Westport outlasts Elizabethtown-Lewis to win the Alzheimer's Awareness Tournament.
SARANAC — NCCS to meet Saranac in boys' title game; Peru, Saranac move into girls' championship of Muggy's Tip-Off Classic. Elizabethtown-Lewis meets Westport in Alzheimer's Awareness title game.
Nine athletes from girls' basketball, three from boys' basketball and one from boys' hockey were selected to the 2012-13 winter All-State team.
PLATTSBURGH — Schroon Lake's Jesse Shaughnessy is named MVP of the MVAC Northern Division, while Gabe Macey of Crown Point takes the honor in the Southern Division.