In boys high school basketball across the mountains last night:
June Buchanan beat Jenkins 79-73
Knott County Central over Hazard 55-41
Phelps beat East Ridge 56-53
Powell County over Anderson County 60-44
and Wolfe County beat Western Hills 66-58
The Letcher County Central Cougar boys have one more game in the regular season and that is tonight at they will play Perry County Central at home. We’ll bring you the game tonight here on the Bulldog with pre-game at 7.
The Jenkins Cavalier boys have 3 games left on the regular schedule. The Cavaliers will play Prestonsburg at home tonight, at Barbourville Friday and at Belfry on Saturday.
In girls high school basketball last night across the mountains:
Eilliot County beat Jackson City 65-44
and Shelby Valley beat Prestonsburg 73-27
The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars have 2 more games left in the regular season. They will play at Pikeville tonight and Jenkins at home on Saturday.
The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers will play at Perry County Central tonight, home against Phelps on Friday and at Letcher County Central Saturday.
The boys and girls 53rd District Tournament begins Monday at Letcher County Central. For the boys and girls district brackets you can visit our website, 1039thebulldog.com
Kevin Knox scored 19 points and grabbed five rebounds, but Kentucky lost to No. 10 Auburn 76-66 on Wednesday night at Auburn Arena.
It’s the 4th loss in a row for the Cats, something that hasn’t happened since the 2009 season. They are now 17-9 overall and 6-7 in the SEC.
Kentucky returns to action Saturday when they will host Alabama at Rupp Arena. Tipoff is at 2pm with pre-game at 12:30 here on the Bulldog.