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February 24, 2014

Sports briefs, Monday, Feb. 24

IHSAA sets sectional pairings for boys hoops

Pairings for the IHSAA’s 104th-annual boys basketball state tournament were unveiled Sunday. In all, 403 teams are entered into the four-class tournament this season.

Sectional play is set to begin Tuesday, March 4 and run through Saturday, March 8. The regional round will follow a week later on March 15, with semistates following on March 22.

The four state championship games are slated to be played on Saturday, March 29 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

The following are pairings for sectionals involving KT-area teams.

CLASS 4A AT KOKOMO

Game 1: Logansport (10-6) vs. Marion (15-4)

G2: Lafayette Jeff (5-15) vs. Harrison (5-14)

G3: Kokomo (12-7) vs. G1 winner

G4: McCutcheon (14-5) vs. G2 winner

G5: Championship

CLASS 3A AT TWIN LAKES

G1: Twin Lakes (12-6) vs. Maconaquah (4-12)

G2: Northwestern (9-8) vs. Peru (6-12)

G3: Western (11-6) vs. West Lafayette (13-6)

G4: Benton Central (8-10) vs. G1 winner

G5: G2 winner vs. G3 winner

G6: Championship

CLASS 2A AT ALEXANDRIA

G1: Tipton (11-6) vs. Alexandria (9-11)

G2: Eastern (3-14) vs. Sheridan (3-16)

G3: Madison-Grant (7-11) vs. Elwood (10-9)

G4: Taylor (5-12) vs. G1 winner

G5: G2 winner vs. G3 winner

G6: Championship

CLASS 2A AT MANCHESTER

G1: North Miami (3-15) vs. Oak Hill (8-11)

G2: Wabash (7-10) vs. Cass (15-2)

G3: Southwood (12-6) vs. Manchester (13-5)

G4: Northfield (6-13) vs. G1 winner

G5: G2 winner vs. G3 winner

G6: Championship

CLASS 2A AT FOUNTAIN CENTRAL

G1: Fountain Central (10-7) vs. Riverton Parke (3-17)

G2: South Vermillion (6-14) vs. Clinton Central (3-15)

G3: Seeger (10-7) vs. G1 winner

G4: Southmont (3-16) vs. G2 winner

G5: Championship

CLASS A AT TRI-CENTRAL

G1: Clinton Prairie (6-10) vs. Carroll (10-9)

G2: Tri-Central (8-9) vs. Rossville (12-6)

G3: Faith Christian (5-13) vs. G1 winner

G4: Frontier (6-13) vs. G2 winner

G5: Championship

Schedule is packed for boys BB final week

The final week of the boys basketball regular season brings a heavy slate of games, with makeup games mixed in with regularly scheduled games.

The following is this week’s area schedule. JV games start at 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

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