Golden Valley senior Devon Martinez (1) attempts a layup at Manteca senior Matthew Ender (25) defends during a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division III playoff game at Golden Valley High School in Merced, Calif., on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. The Buffaloes beat the Cougars 68-65.
Golden Valley senior Devon Martinez (1) attempts a layup at Manteca senior Matthew Ender (25) defends during a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division III playoff game at Golden Valley High School in Merced, Calif., on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. The Buffaloes beat the Cougars 68-65. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsun-star.com
Golden Valley senior Devon Martinez (1) attempts a layup at Manteca senior Matthew Ender (25) defends during a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division III playoff game at Golden Valley High School in Merced, Calif., on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. The Buffaloes beat the Cougars 68-65. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsun-star.com

Early playoff exits for Golden Valley, El Capitan. Both teams blow second-half leads.

February 21, 2018 10:42 PM