FRIDAY 03/10/17 – KATS HOLD ON TO ADVANCE TO NEXT ROUND

Written by Glenn Edwards. Posted in Local Sports, Sports

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Published on March 10, 2017 by Glenn Edwards

AT THE SOUTHLAND CONFERENCE MEN’S BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT YESTERDAY, THE BEARKATS KEPT THE HOUSTON BAPTIST HUSKIES AT ARMS LENGTH THE ENTIRE GAME, BUT THEN A LATE RALLY BROUGHT THE HUSKIES TO WITHIN 2 POINTS WITH LESS THAN A MINUTE TO GO. THANKS TO A JAMAL WILLIAMS STEAL AND JOHN DEWEY FREE THROWS, THE BEARKATS HELD ON TO WIN 63-59 AND PUNCH THEIR TICKET TO THE SEMI-FINAL ROUND AGAINST THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW ORLEANS. THE BEARKATS AND PRIVATEERS PLAY THIS AFTERNOON WITH PREGAME COVERAGE ON 101.7 KSAM BEGINNING AT 4:45PM AND THE TIP-OFF AT 5PM.

IN THE TOURNAMENT NIGHTCAP, STEPHEN F. AUSTIN POUNDED THE LAMAR CARDINALS, 75-59. NEXT UP FOR THE LUMBERJACKS IS A SEMI-FINAL GAME TONIGHT AT 7:30PM AGAINST TEXAS A&M-CORPUS CHRISTI. THE SEMI-FINAL WINNERS TODAY WILL PLAY EACH OTHER IN THE TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONSHIP GAME SATURDAY NIGHT AT 8:30PM.

THE LOCAL SCHEDULE TODAY INCLUDES BEARKAT BASEBALL AT “THE DON” AS THE LAMAR CARDINALS COME TO HUNTSVILLE FOR A THREE-GAME SERIES. THE FIRST GAME SCHEDULED FOR 6:30 THIS EVENING, GAME TWO TOMORROW AT 3PM AND GAME THREE SUNDAY AT 1PM.

THE HUNTSVILLE HORNETS ENTER THE THIRD ROUND OF THE SOUTHWEST COACHES BASEBALL TOURNAMENT THIS AFTERNOON WITH A 2PM GAME AGAINST ALIEF ELSIK.

THE ALPHA OMEGA LIONS HOST THE WOODLANDS CHRISTIAN WARRIORS AT 4PM TODAY.
IN GOLF, THE BEARKAT MEN BEGIN THE FIRST ROUND OF THE BORDER OLYMPICS TOURNAMENT IN LAREDO TODAY.

IN SOCCER, THE HORNETS TRAVEL TO MAGNOLIA WEST FOR A 7PM MATCH AND THE LADY HORNETS HOST THE MAGNOLIA WEST LADY MUSTANGS AT 7PM AT HORNET FIELD.

PLENTY OF SOFTBALL ACTION TODAY AS WELL, WITH THE BEARKAT WOMEN HOSTING INCARNATE WORD IN A DOUBLE-HEADER, BEGINNING AT 4PM, AT THE BEARKAT SOFTBALL COMPLEX. THE HUNTSVILLE LADY HORNETS HOST WILLIS AT 6:45PM THIS EVENING AT KATE BARR ROSS PARK.

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