Boys high school basketball scores across the mountains from Tuesday night:
Bell County got by Barbourville 62-61
Betsy Layne over Phelps 54-49
Corbin beat Williamsburg 91-52
Estill County over Buckhorn 76-65
Harlan County 63 Middlesboro 50
Jackson County beat Pineville 57-45
Knott County Central over Powell County 73-57
Knox Central over Whitley County 87-67
Lawrence County beat Greenup County 57-46
Morgan County 57 East Carter 49
North Laurel over Red Bird 73-34
Owsley County beat Lee County 85-51
Paintsville got by Johnson Central 56-54
and Wolfe County over Jackson City 72-54
The Letcher County Central Cougar boys will play at June Buchanan in a district game tonight and at home against Perry County Central Saturday night.
The Jenkins Cavaliers will next play Pikeville at home on Thursday and Bell County at home on Saturday.
In girls high school basketball last night in the mountains:
Harlan County over Middlesboro 68-44
Johnson Central got by Paintsville 44-40
June Buchanan beat Oneida Baptist 55-49
Menifee County 59 Lee County 37
North Laurel over Somerset 65-36
Owsley County beat Estill County 65-59 in overtime
Prestonsburg over Wolfe County 73-58
Williamsburg beat Corbin 46-27
Also last night Pikeville beat Jenkins 62-39
and Letcher County Central beat Cordia 70-20 in a district road game.
The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will play at Hazard tonight in a 14th Region matchup. The LCC girls will then play Friday night at Knott County Central in a district game.
The number 21 Kentucky Wildcats escaped Vanderbilt in overtime to win at home last night. Kentucky ralled from 14 down to force overtime. The won in OT 83-81 to improve to 17-5 overall and 6-3 in the SEC. The Cats will be on the road at 13-8 overall and 3-5 in the SEC Missouri this Saturday with a 2pm tipoff. Pre-game begins at 12:30 here on the Bulldog.