SPORTS

Thursday December 12, 2013

Perry County Central girls' basketball coach Randy Napier is the new all-time winningest coach in girls hoops in Kentucky.

Napier's Lady Commodores beat Jackson City 85-51 Wednesday night to surpass former Marshall County coach Howard Beth with his 794th career win.

Napier, who guided M.C. Napier to the 1994 Sweet 16 girls' state title, has also captured nine 14th region titles in 32 years of coaching.

Tonight's girls games the mountains include:

Estill County at Breathitt County
Powell County at Hazard
Owsley County at Jackson County
Pike County Central at J.I. Burton in Va.
June Buchanan at Knott County Central
Belfry at Shelby Valley and
Jackson City at Wolfe County

The 1-1 Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will battle the unbeaten 5-0 Jenkins Lady Cavaliers on Friday night at LCC.  We'll bring you the game live here on the Bulldog.  Tip off is 7:30 with pregame at 7.

It's High School  basketball action tonight on the radio as the Letcher County Central Cougar Boys will take on the Phelps Hornets.  Tip off at 7:30 this evening with pre-game at 7 here on the Bulldog.  
Also tonight in boys basketball in the mountains:

Harlan is at Lynn Camp
Lawrence County at Breathitt County
Middlesboro at Harlan County
Sheldon Clark at Johnson Central
June Buchanan at Knott County Central
Pikeville at Magoffin County
Paintsville at Pike County Central
and Leslie County at Oneida Baptist

No score on the Jenkins-Clintwood VA boys game last night.

Up next for the Cavaliers will be a game Friday at Shelby Valley.

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The #11 ranked UK Wildcats woke up in the 2nd half and beat Boise State at Rupp Arena last night 70-55.   

The Cats are 8-2 on the season and will have a huge game this Saturday in Chapel Hill against the North Carolina Tarheels.

Game time is at 5:15pm with pregame at 3:30 here on the Bulldog.