Central Nebraska’s Sports Source presents live coverage of area high school basketball tonight when Arcadia/Loup City hosts Anselmo-Merna for a girls and boys basketball doubleheader in Loup City. Tonight’s action will begin with the boys varsity game tipping off at 6 p.m. with the girls varsity game to follow. The AM boys are off to an 0-2 start this season while the ALC boys come in at 1-1. The Coyotes were edged by Paxton 30-29 in their season opener and then fell to Class D2 #1 ranked Mullen 44-30. The Rebels fell to Broken Bow by 12 in their season opener last week but bounced back the next night with a 40 point victory over Pleasanton. The Anselmo-Merna girls are 1-1 coming into tonight’s game. AM opened with a win over Paxton last week but then fell to Class D2 top ten ranked Mullen the next night. The ALC girls are 0-2 after opening against strong competition as they fell to Class C1 top ten ranked Broken Bow in its opener and then went up against Class D1 #1 Pleasanton the next night.
Tonight’s games will be broadcast on KBBN 95.3 FM and on kbbn.com. KCNI/KBBN will also provide a live video stream of tonight’s games which can be accessed on our Facebook page, SandhillsExpress.com, Twitter, and YouTube.
The Broken Bow girls basketball team travels to Amherst tonight. The Lady Indians are off to a 2-0 start following wins against Arcadia/Loup City and North Platte St. Pat’s to start the season. Amherst is 0-2 with losses coming to Ravenna and South Loup.
In other area action tonight, Mullen is scheduled to travel to Valentine for a girls and boys doubleheader and Cozad is scheduled to play at Pleasanton.