Mar. 5—Saturday afternoon at the Sportscenter will be filled with postseason basketball action as four teams battle for the chance to compete for the boys 3rd Region Tournament championship.
Owensboro (22-7) will face McLean County (20-10) in the regional semifinals at 3 p.m., followed by Muhlenberg County (16-11) taking on Hancock County (15-16) at 5 p.m.
Owensboro advanced out of the first round with a 71-42 win over Whitesville Trinity on Wednesday, while McLean County moved on following a 54-35 victory against Meade County.
Saturday will be the second meeting between the two programs, which met once this season — a 59-49 OHS win on Dec. 29 at the Sportscenter.
According to Red Devils coach Rod Drake, his team is still coming together even at this stage of the postseason.
“This is the second week we’ve had everybody back together since before Christmas,” Drake said. “It’s crazy. We’re still trying