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January 08, 2009|Ben Bolch;Eric Sondheimer

Corona Santiago (12-3, 3-0) at No. 3 Riverside King (9-2, 2-1)

Tonight, 6:15

Why it matters: King hopes to regain its status as the team to beat in the Big VIII League after a 73-71 upset loss to No. 20 Corona Centennial on Tuesday. Santiago has won its first three league games, including a 43-42 victory over Corona Roosevelt on Tuesday.

-- Ben Bolch



Thousand Oaks 66, Simi Valley 62

Leading contributors: Brad Lewis of Simi Valley scored 24 points. Antonio Lopez of Thousand Oaks scored 18 points.

The scoop: Simi Valley trailed the entire game but began to wear down the Lancers with defensive pressure. The Pioneers missed on three shots in the last 10 seconds that could have tied it.

Why it matters: Thousand Oaks took over first place in the Marmonte League.

Records: Thousand Oaks 13-2, 3-0; Simi Valley 10-5, 2-1.

-- Eric Sondheimer

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