SPORTS

Monday December 15, 2014

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

The Letcher County Central Cougar boys basketball team has won 5 in a row now after beating Belfry on Saturday night 72-69 in Overtime.  The 5-1 Cougars will next play this Friday and Saturday in the Hyden Bank Christmas Tournament at Leslie County.  They will play Meade County on Friday along with Red Bird and Leslie County on Saturday.  

The Jenkins Cavalier boys team is even on the year at 3-3 after losing to Shelby Valley at home on Friday 90-55.   The next game for Jenkins will be at J.I. Burton in Norton VA Tuesday night, as part of a boys/girls double header.    

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

The Letcher County Central Lady Cougars are 3-2 after a win and loss this weekend.  The Lady Cougars beat Jenkins on the road in a district game Friday 73-61 but lost to Bell County at home Saturday afternoon 51-46.   The LCC Lady Cougars have another tough game tonight as they welcome in the 14th Region pre-season favorite Leslie County Lady Eagles.  JV begins at 6 with varsity at 7:30.  We'll bring you tonight's LCC-Leslie County girls game here on the Bulldog.  Appalachian Wireless pre-game begins at 7.

The Jenkins Lady Cavaliers are now 3-2 after the loss to LCC on Friday.  They will play at J.I. Burton in Norton Tuesday night as part of the boys/girls double header.  

UK WILDCAT BASKETBALL

The #1 Kentucky Wildcats are now 11-0 after knocking off North Carolina at home on Saturday 84-70.  The Cats won't play again until this Saturday when they take on UCLA in Chicago.  Game time Saturday is 3:30 with pre-game at 2 on 103.9 The Bulldog.    We'll also have the Coach Cal radio show with Tom Leach tonight at 6:00pm here on the Bulldog.