Area boys basketball teams will compete in sub district finals as they try to automatically advance to sub state and a district final. Burwell and Ansley/Litchfield will meet in the D1-10 sub district final at Burwell. It will be a top ten battle as Burwell enters the week ranked #2 in Class D1 by the Omaha World Herald while Ansley/Litchfield is ranked #6. The Longhorns are unbeaten at 22-0 and the Spartans are 19-3 entering tonight’s matchup. Tonight’s game will be broadcast on KBBN 95.3 FM and on the web at kbbn.com. Tip off is scheduled for 7 pm.
Mullen will host and play in the D2-10 sub district championship game against Paxton. This to will be a top ten battle as Mullen is ranked #3 this week in Class D2 by the Omaha World Herald and Paxton is ranked #9. Mullen is now 21-3 on the season while Paxton is 15-8.
SEM will battle top seed Loomis for the D2-8 sub district title at Loomis tonight. SEM advanced by defeating Pleasanton 63-54 on Tuesday night. The Mustangs are now 11-7.
Cozad will play in the final of the C1-11 sub district tournament. The Haymakers will face the top seed Kearney Catholic.