HS BASKETBALL | Early game highlights from KHSAA Sweet Sixteen

03/15/2017 05:31 PM

The KHSAA Boy’s Sweet Sixteen is up and running, and Bowling Green High School did not waste time establishing itself as one of the team’s to beat. The Purples won the opening game of the tournament 68-51 over Graves Co.

Bowling Green used a strong second half to pull away from the Eagles, and now wait for a quarterfinal match up with the winner of Scott Co. and Pulaski Co. on Friday at noon ET.

In the second game of the tournament, Perry County Central took down Pikeville 61-46
and will play the winner of Scott and Harlan County in Friday’s 1:30 p.m. quarterfinal.

Perry County Central outrebounded Pikeville 44-21 and finished with an incredible 12 blocked shots.

Garrett Moore

Garrett is a Sports Producer for Spectrum News. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State and got his start as a sports photographer. He now produces Sports Night, the state’s only nightly show dedicated to in-depth coverage of all sports in Kentucky. Sports Night airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Outside the station, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and prides himself on being all-in as a sports spectator. He won a gift card for playing an air guitar in the student section during an MTSU basketball game. Follow Garrett on Twitter @SportsNightGM for real-time sports updates or if you just want to see the shenanigans that go on behind the scenes in getting Sports Night on the air.

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