Nixa, MO – In Tuesday’s battle of state-ranked heavyweights, Nixa (Class 5, No. 6) got all it could handle from Hartville (Class 2, No. 1) … and then some.
Crane, MO – SWCL foes Clever and Crane met up on Tuesday night in what became a game of scoring binges. The Clever Blue Jays jumped out early on the Crane Pirates, only to see the Pirates mount a comeback in the third quarter to put the game within a possession. The Blue Jays made their free throws down the stretch and used a strong defensive effort to win the game, 56-44.
Mount Vernon, MO – Mt Vernon hosted Big 8 Conference foe Aurora Tuesday evening. They connected on key free throws down the stretch to finish out a 58-53 victory. Last year, the Mountaineers could very well have lost a game like this one.
Arkansas: The Razorbacks return home to take on LSU on Saturday.
Lebanon girls basketball coach Brendan Kelley let loose after his team’s 45-35 win over Class 5 top-ranked Jeff City Monday night.