It will be another busy high school football Friday across the area tonight. Today’s 8 man area game on KBBN will feature Sandhills/Thedford hosting South Loup. The Knights entered the season as one of the top rated teams in Class D2 and have backed that up with a 4-0 start to the season and are ranked #2 this week by the Omaha World Herald. South Loup is still looking for its first win of the season. The Bobcats are 0-4 but have battled tough falling by just 4 to Hyannis in week two and played Sandhills Valley tough last week with the Mavericks hanging on for a 28-16 win. Tonight’s game will be broadcast on KBBN 95.3 FM and on kbbn.com with coverage beginning with the Consolidated Companies Friday Night Lights pregame show at 6 p.m. Kickoff is scheduled for 7.
Broken Bow will be on the road tonight as they travel to O’Neill to face the 1-3 Eagles. Broken Bow is now 3-1 on the season after suffering their first loss of the year last week against Ord. Broken Bow head coach Carlie Wells visited with KCNI / KBBN sports about bouncing back from last week’s setback.
Tonight’s Broken Bow / O’Neill game will be broadcast on KCNI 1280 AM / 96.3 FM. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. Therefore, coverage will begin with the Custer Federal State Bank Friday Night Lights pregame show following the 5 o’clock news.
Other area matchups scheduled for tonight include:
Anselmo-Merna at Amherst
SEM vs Silver Lake
Mullen at Hyannis
Burwell vs North Central at Springview
Cozad at Holdrege
Gothenburg at Ogallala
INTERVIEW WITH BROKEN BOW COACH CARLIE WELLS
INTERVIEW WITH SANDHILLS/THEDFORD COACH JOSH DEINES