Basketball: UC Riverside tops UC Merced 91-46

UC Riverside (5-7) won back-to-back games this week after rolling past UC Merced 91-46.

Ajani Kennedy (Rancho Verde HS) came off the bench to score 15 points to lead the Highlanders.

UCR returns to action with a road trip after Christmas, at Utah Valley on Thursday and Seattle on Saturday.


FOOTBALL: Kurt Bruich leaving REV for Citrus Valley

According to the Citrus Valley Athletics twitter account, Redlands East Valley head football coach Kurt Bruich will take over the Citrus Valley program effective on January 8, 2018.

Bruich spent 16 years at REV and won 11 Citrus Belt League titles.

He also guided the Wildcats to the CIF Southern Section Inland Division and CIF Division 2 state championship in 2014.

Bruich leaves REV with an overall record of 140-46-2.

Citrus Valley finished 5-6 last season.

Cajon DB/WR Rome Weber: Marines Recruiting Station Riverside Athlete of the Week

Cajon defensive back/receiver Rome Weber is our Marines Recruiting Station Riverside Athlete of the Week after scoring a pair of touchdowns during a 70-23 win vs. Rancho Verde in the CIF Division 2A SoCal Regional. Weber caught a touchdown pass from quarterback Jayden Daniels and later took a lateral from Jeremiah Martin to score a touchdown while on defense. Cajon will travel to Sacramento on Friday to play San Mateo Serra on Friday at 4pm for the CIF Division 2AA state championship.


FOOTBALL: Aquinas Falls to Grace Brethren 24-8 in CIF D2A SoCal Regional

The Aquinas Falcons, from San Bernardino, suffered their first and only loss this season 24-8 vs. Grace Brethren in the CIF Division 2A Southern California Regional bowl game.

Former Aquinas coach Josh Henderson is now at Grace Brethren, and will lead his Lancers into the state championship game against St. Francis from Mountain View.

Aquinas won the CIF Southern Section Division 9 title this season while posting a 14-0 overall record heading into the state playoffs.

FOOTBALL: Cajon advances to CIF D2AA State Championship with 70-32 win vs. Rancho Verde

The Cajon Cowboys defeated Rancho Verde 70-32 in the CIF Division 2AA Southern California Regional Bowl Game on Friday night. Cajon will travel to Sacramento to play San Mateo Serra for the state championship on Friday 4pm at Sacramento State University.

Check out the LIVE postgame show on IEMG with highlights and interviews!