High School Football
The Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl has reached regional championship action.
Class 3-A: Fort Campbell plays at Paducah Tilghman.
Class 4-A: Franklin Simpson goes to Lone Oak
Class 5-A: Bowling Green hosts Warren Central
Class 6-A: Henderson County meets Louisville Butler
Class A: Mayfield takes on Louisville Holy Cross
Class 2-A: Murray High tangles with Owensboro Catholic
Find out about these and the other playoff scores tonight on the Kentucky High School Scoreboard Show at 9 on Newstalk 95.3 FM/1230 AM WHOP.
High school basketball
Christian County High School will have its Meet the Colonels night on Saturday night at Colonel Gym. Activities will take place from 5-8:30 with middle school and high school teams to be introduced and play short scrimmages. There will also be a Zumbathon at Colonel Gym tomorrow from 10 a-m until noon, with proceeds to go to the Colonel basketball program. Also, Buffalo Wings and Rings will donate 10 percent of its sales on Saturday to the Colonel basketball program.
The Courier Journal has released its pre-season top 25 girls basketball poll. Manual is picked first, followed by Marion County, Boone County, Perry County Central and Mercy. Owensboro Catholic is 17th, Bowling Green 22nd, Calloway County 23rd, Grayson County 24th and Murray 25th.
Western Kentucky fell to Tulsa in the opening round of the DirectTV Charleston Classic, 65-49 Thursday and will meet LSU at Noon today. The Tigers lost to Northwestern, 88-82. Anthony Hickey had 11 points, four assists, four rebounds and three steals in 33 minutes.
Murray State swept a doubleheader at the CFSB center. The Lady Racers scored the most points in a game since 2008 in downing Mid-Continent 103-48.
The Racers defeated Tennessee Temple 83-41. The Racers 3-0 start is the best since the 2003-04 season.
Kentucky plays tomorrow against Penn State. Coverage of the game airs at three-30 p-m on Lite 98.7.
Kentucky is back in action tomorrow at Georgia, with pre game coverage at 9:30 a-m on Lite 98.7.
Tennessee meets Vanderbilt tomorrow night in Knoxville, Western Kentucky travels to North Texas.
In the OVC, Austin Peay travels to Tennessee Tech, Murray State hosts Southeast Missouri.
LSU plays at Ole Miss tomorrow night, with coverage beginning at six on Newstalk 95.3 FM/1230 AM whop.
Martin Erat scored a pair of goals as the Nashville Predators defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-1 at Bridgestone Arena. The Preds are back in action on Saturday night hosting Columbus at 7:00 PM.