UPDATED: Former West Covina football player Niko Johnson arrested for role in Huntington Beach riot …

I don’t get it. The SGV Tribune story says Niko Johnson lives in Chino. But he played for West Covina last season after transferring from Chino. Irony, anyone? And somewhere Noodles is shaking his head. Anyway, no bueno. Niko’s in some serious trouble.

HERE’S THE STORY …

Rowland’s Avery Duffus: Best running back in the Tribune area? Could be …

Aram’s take: I guess this is my bad. Probably not enough is said about Duffus, but he’s legit. Very legit. So legit that entering the season he might deserve honors as being the best running back in the Tribune area. And when you consider that Rowland has a fantastic offensive line this season, Duffus looks ready to build on his 1,400-yard season of last year.