Indians, Mustangs make most of Friday night

Posted at 11:58 PM, Jan 17, 2020

The Cheyenne Mountain and Manitou Springs boys basketball teams picked up convincing home wins Friday night.

In a 4A Pikes Peak showdown, the No. 1 Indians used another 30-point night from New Mexico commit Javonte Johnson to cruise past Palmer Ridge, 93-75. With the win, Cheyenne Mountain stays undefeated at 11-0.

It was another impressive showing in a 3A Tri-Peaks tilt with Manitou Springs topping No. 9 St. Mary's 67-50. The Mustangs were led by Isaiah Thomas' 24-point effort to improve to 9-2 in 2020.