Curtis Cotton Jr.

AURORA | With only two coaches in 30-plus years of boys basketball, putting together a list of Rangeview’s top 30 players wasn’t as much of a challenge as it might be for some schools. Only Terry Taylor Sr. and current coach Shawn Palmer have roamed the sidelines for the Raiders since the school opened in […]

AURORA | The second annual Curtis Cotton 3 on 3 Memorial Basketball Tournament is scheduled for Aug. 17, as the late Rangeview basketball star will again be remembered. Around $600 — which was donated to Rangeview High School — was raised in 2012 in the inaugural year of the tournament, which is held in honor […]

Curtis Cotton Jr. filled up the baskets at Rangeview High School for four years. Eight youth teams and eight high school/young adult teams took their turns doing the same in the late basketball star’s honor on Aug. 11 at the first Curtis Cotton Jr. Memorial 3 on 3 Tournament. The Cotton family was very pleased […]

At least 16 teams will be on hand Saturday for the 3 on 3 Memorial Tournament 4 Curtis Robert Cotton at Rangeview High School. Two days before the tournament,  Rangeview boys basketball coach Shawn Palmer said 8 youth teams and 8 teams in the high school/young adult age group — all boys teams — had […]

AURORA | One of Rangeview High School’s most colorful basketball players will be remembered with a 3-on-3 basketball tournament on Aug. 11. Former star guard Curtis Cotton Jr. — affectionately known to friends and family as “Chilli” — died at the age of 23 from injuries suffered in a May 7, 2010, single-car accident on […]