LAUREL – As postseason girls basketball begins next week and boys the week after, Nebraska high school programs across the state look to make a late-season push.
Thursday night high school basketball returns to Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and waynedailynews.com between a pair of northeast Nebraska opponents.
Wisner-Pilger will visit Laurel-Concord-Coleridge on Thursday, February 11 starting with JV action at 4 p.m. The girls varsity game will tipoff around 6:15 p.m. Pregame coverage of LCC vs. Wisner-Pilger basketball is set for 6 p.m. on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and waynedailynews.com
In the girls game, LCC is 8-12 after placing third in the Clark bracket of the Lewis & Clark Conference Tournament. Wisner-Pilger sits 7-13 and have dropped four straight recently.
For the boys outing, Laurel-Concord-Coleridge is 12-9 and finished fourth in the Lewis bracket of the Lewis & Clark Conference tournament while the Gators are 7-12 after splitting games in the East Husker Conference Tournament and dropping a 63-43 home game vs. BRLD Monday.
Area Tuesday scores:
Guardian Angels Central Catholic 69, Pender 67 (OT)
Hartington Cedar Catholic 50, Homer 35
Hartington-Newcastle 36, Wausa 30
Clarkson/Leigh 35, Pierce 31
Winnebago 58, Wakefield 38
BRLD 56, Wisner-Pilger 36
Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family 69, Pender 41
Tri County Northeast 52, Randolph 37
Homer 34, Hartington Cedar Catholic 33
Hartington-Newcastle 58, Wausa 54
Pierce 53, Clarkson/Leigh 21
Winnebago 57, Wakefield 54
BRLD 63, Wisner-Pilger 43
Thursday area schedule
@ Battle Creek: Hartington Cedar Catholic VS Battle Creek
@ Guardian Angels Central Catholic: Pierce VS Guardian Angels Central Catholic
@ Laurel-Concord-Coleridge: Wisner-Pilger VS Laurel-Concord-Coleridge *Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and waynedailynews.com*
@ Osmond: Winside VS Osmond
@ Seward: Wayne VS Seward
Friday area schedule
@ Hartington Cedar Catholic: Pierce VS Hartington Cedar Catholic
@ Hartington-Newcastle: Wynot VS Hartington-Newcastle
@ Homer: Ponca VS Homer
@ Laurel-Concord-Coleridge: Summerland VS Laurel-Concord-Coleridge
@ North Bend Central: Wayne VS North Bend Central – *Game carried on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and waynedailynews.com* pregame at 5:45 p.m.
@ Randolph: Crofton VS Randolph
@ Howells-Dodge: Wakefield VS Howells-Dodge
@ Pender: Winside VS Pender
@ Siouxland Community Christian, IA: Tri County Northeast VS Siouxland Community Christian, IA
Saturday area schedule:
@ Tri County Northeast: Omaha Nation VS Tri County Northeast
@ Hartington Cedar Catholic: Lutheran High Northeast VS Hartington Cedar Catholic