The Letcher County Central Cougar Boys played Thursday, Friday and Saturday in the Pikeville Invitational Tournament at Pikeville High School and brought home the 3rd place trophy.
The 6-6 Cougars beat North Laurel 69 to 67 in the 3rd place game Saturday.
LCC beat Phelps 78-47 on Thursday and lost to Pikeville Friday 65-58.
Chippy Frazier and Josh Owens made the all tournament team for the Cougars.
Betsy Layne won the PIT beating Pikeville 64-51 on Saturday.
Letcher Central will play again this Thursday Jan 2nd at Knott County Central in a district contest and will return home to face Union, VA on Saturday.
The Jenkins Cavalier Boys lost 2 games in the Mountain Schoolboy Classic at Belfry.
Thursday they lost to Magoffin County 86-59 and they lost to Sheldon Clark Saturday 65-47.
The 2-8 Cavaliers will next play Clintwood, VA at home tonight with game time at 7:30pm.
The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars will play for 3rd place today in the Beech Holiday Tournament at Beech, TN near Nashville.
So far the 5-4 Lady Cougars beat Station Camp, TN on Friday 37-35 but lost to Brentwood, TN on Saturday 52-25.
The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers are 8-3 now after knocking off J.I. Burton out of Wise County, VA at home on Friday.
The final was 85-61.
The Lady Cavaliers are back in action tonight on the road at Breathitt County.
Game time is 7:30.
The UK Wildcats got their signature win of the season on Saturday beating the Louisville Cardinals 73-66.
The Cats won't play again again Wednesday of next week, January 8th, when they open SEC play at home against Mississippi State.
Tonight at 6:00pm here on the Bulldog, it's the Coach Cal Radio Show with Tom Leach, followed by Big Blue Weekly with Neil Price at 7:00pm.
Don't forget the Tom Leach Report at 9am and Matt Jones with KSR at 10am, weekday mornings on All Sports AM 920 WTCW.