Irvine Valley led, 48-34, with 8:19 to play, but was out-scored by Cypress, 17-0, to end the game and loses, 51-48, at home on Friday in what was a crucial Orange Empire Conference game for standings and the postseason.
Irvine Valley, riding a three-game win streak and having knocked off the No. 15 team in the state last week, falls, 69-67, at Orange Coast in a game that goes down to the wire. It was the first win in conference play for OCC.
Irvine Valley comes up with some key plays and big shots throughout and gets a solid 20 points from freshman standout point guard JT Robinson in a 65-58 Orange Empire Conference win over Riverside at home on Friday.
Irvine Valley beats Santa Ana, 63-62, on Christian Louis' second game-winning, buzzer-beating shot this season. He flew in from the right side and tipped in a miss to hand IVC a big conference victory Wednesday at home.
JT Robinson finishes with 19 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists and four players in all score in double figures as Irvine Valley snaps a three-game skid with a 82-61 Orange Empire Conference win at Golden West on Friday.
Irvine Valley went back and forth with Fullerton, which is ranked No. 5 in the state, but the Hornets scored 10 of the final 12 points and went on to a 65-57 win at home on Wednesday. Austin Carter scored 15 points for IVC.
Irvine Valley falls, 72-50, to district rival Saddleback in an Orange Empire Conference game at home Friday night. The loss dropped IVC's record to 13-6 overall and 3-4 in conference. JT Robinson led the Lasers with 16 points.
Irvine Valley defeats Cypress, 47-35, on the road Wednesday night in a key Orange Empire Conference contest. It is the fewest points an IVC squad has given up since the Lasers beat Fullerton, 71-35, on Jan. 28, 2015.
Irvine Valley, which had dropped its last two Orange Empire Conference games, beats Orange Coast, 92-63, at home on Monday night. The Lasers had five players score in double figures, led by Austin Carter with 14 points.
Irvine Valley drops its second straight game, falling at Riverside in an Orange Empire Conference game on Friday night. The Lasers have their record slip to 11-5 overall an 1-3 in the OEC. IVC hosts Orange Coast next Monday.
Irvine Valley's record slips to 1-2 in the Orange Empire Conference after a close loss at Santa Ana on Wednesday night. The Lasers fell behind early and were playing catch up most of the game. IVC is at Riverside on Friday.
Irvine Valley scores its most points in a game since the 2007-08 season, beating Golden West, 101-70, on Friday at home. The No. 24 Lasers got an incredible 70 points from the bench in improving their record to 11-3 overall.
Irvine Valley goes toe to toe with LA Valley throughout, but doesn't have enough in the end and falls at home, 67-58, Saturday night. Christian Louis has 15 points and Austin Carter adds 12 points and 16 rebounds for the Lasers.
Irvine Valley, ranked No. 25 in the state, plays No. 2 Fullerton tough throughout, but loses, 65-56, at home on Friday night in its first game of Orange Empire Conference action. Christian Louis finishes with 27 points for the Lasers.
Irvine Valley, ranked No. 25 in the state and with a 10-1 record, begins Orange Empire Conference action on Friday at home against undefeated and defending state champion Fullerton at 7 p.m. Fullerton has a record of 12-0 overall.
Irvine Valley, ranked No. 25 in the state, wins at MiraCosta, 56-51, on Friday at Cypress. The Lasers next contest is home, Friday, Dec. 20 at 6 p.m. against defending state champion and currently No. 2-ranked in the state Fullerton.
Irvine Valley shakes off its first loss of the season and improves to 9-1 with a 76-60 win at Mt. SAC on Wednesday night. The Lasers, ranked No. 25 in the state, take on MiraCosta Friday at 7 p.m. in the Cypress Crossover event.
Irvine Valley stays unbeaten on the year with a solid 84-60 victory over El Camino on Wednesday night at home. Twelve different Lasers score in the contest, including JT Robinson, who finished with a team-high 15 points.
After a 4-0 start to the 2019-20 season, including winning its own tournament last week, the Irvine Valley men's basketball team is ranked No. 14 in this week's CCCMBCA state rankings. IVC plays at Miramar Wednesday night.
Irvine Valley defeats Miramar, 65-63, on the road Wednesday night thanks to a game-winning shot by Christian Louis with .2 left on the clock. IVC, which moved to 5-0, got 21 points and nine rebounds from Austin Carter.
Irvine Valley defeats Cerritos, 63-49, in the title game of the 25th Annual San Juan Hills Toyota Classic Friday. The Lasers, who moved to 4-0, got 13 points from Christian Louis and 12 points and eight rebounds from Austin Carter.
Irvine Valley leads from start to finish and defeats Canyons, 68-49, on Thursday night in the 25th Annual San Juan Hills Toyota Classic behind 20 points from JT Robinson. IVC takes on Cerritos at 6 p.m. Friday in the title game.
The IVC men's basketball team and coach Jerry Hernandez host their annual tournament starting Thursday. Two games will be played on both Thursday and Friday. Teams include Cerritos, Ventura, Canyons and the Lasers.
After defeating Southwestern on Tuesday to open up the season, Irvine Valley downs Cuyamaca, 69-50, on Friday at home. Austin Carter finishes with 12 points and 10 rebounds and Christian Louis adds 11 points for the Lasers.
Irvine Valley starts the game strong, uses a couple of big runs in the second half and holds on at the end to beat Southwestern, 74-71, at home on Tuesday. Austin Carter had 15 points and eight rebounds to lead the Lasers.