High School Basketball
Christian County ended a six game losing streak with an 84-60 win Friday night at Trigg County. CJ Cotton led five Colonels in double figures with 17 points, Quan Poindexter added 15, Jarvis Irby 14, James White had 12 and Isaiah Pollard added 10. Trigg County was led by Deonquez Nance who had a game high 25 points. Christian County improved to 6-16 on the season and hosts Hopkins Central in a makeup game Monday night.
Elsewhere: Hopkinsville got its 20th win of the season defeating Crittenden County 65-54, Heritage Christian Academy defeated Majesty 61-56.
Girls scores: Christian County won its second straight game, defeating Caldwell County 60-40 and Heritage Christian Academy defeated Bethel 40-25.
Former Christian County star Anthony Hickey and the LSU Tigers take on top ranked Kentucky this afternoon in Baton Rouge. Countdown to Tipoff airs at 1:30 on Lite 98.7. Also, this afternoon it's a Big East showdown between Georgetown and Pittsburgh, with air time at 2:45 on Newstalk 95.3 FM/1230 AM WHOP.
Ninth ranked Murray State puts its undefeated record on the line tonight in Ohio Valley Conference action against Eastern Illinois, while Austin Peay hosts UT Martin.
Western Kentucky plays at Florida International, Middle Tennessee is at Vanderbilt and Tennessee hosts Auburn.