Utah high schools fared well on the opening night of the Great Western Shootout in Orem.
Lone Peak, the No. 3-ranked team in the nation by Maxpreps.com, got double-figure scoring from its big three in its lopsided win over Foothill, Nev., while Orem routed Basha, Ariz., 68-46 in the nightcap Friday. The tournament continues Friday and Saturday, with a showdown between Orem and Lone Peak in the final game Saturday.
West Jordan, a Class 5A program, earned a 57-49 win over South Sevier, the two-time defending Class 2A state champion, in a battle between Utah schools in the tournament opener.