The 2019-20 high school basketball season tips off today. Broken Bow will travel to Loup City tonight for a girls and boys doubleheader as they open its season against the Arcadia/Loup City Rebels. The Broken Bow girls basketball team will return all five starters and the main core of a team that finished 20-6 and made it to the district final a season ago. The Omaha World Herald has the Lady Indians ranked #4 in Class C1 in its preseason ratings behind Lincoln Christian (#1), North Bend (#2), and Wahoo (#3). The Arcadia/Loup City girls team will look to improve on last year’s 8-13 overall record. In the boys game, Broken Bow will look to replace all five starters from last year’s team that finished 15-10 while Arcadia/Loup City seeks improvement on their 8-13 record from a season ago. Tonight’s games will be broadcast live on KBBN 95.3 FM and kbbn.com beginning with the girls varsity game scheduled to tip off at 6pm.
Other girls and boys area matchups today include:
Anselmo-Merna vs Paxtion (at North Platte Community College)
Lexington at Gothenburg
Chase County at Cozad
Mullen at Sutherland
Burwell at Fullerton