RUSHVILLE - East Central boys basketball finally entered the conference race Friday, Jan. 4, coming away with a 54-35 victory at Rushville.
HS girls basketball
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 2
River Town Classic
At South Dearborn (Aurora)
TUESDAY, JANUARY 8
HS Girls Basketball
Lawrenceburg at Jac-Cen-Del (Osgood) (Varsity & Reserve), 6 p.m.
Lawrenceburg's Gavin Yoon finds himself surrounded by Rising Sun defenders - from left: Nick Koons (12), Landon Cole (32), Wesley Rider (44) and Jacob Bovard (10) - on a drive into the lane in Thursday's 55-47 River Town Classic loss.
Rising Sun senior Nick Koons scores on the layup for 2 of his game-high 22 points in the Shiners' 55-47 River Town Classic first round win over defending champ Lawrenceburg Thursday, Jan. 3, at South Dearborn. (Mason J. Uhlmansiek)
Lawrenceburg's Zach Mollaun (right) collides with Rising Sun defender Nick Koons (12) as Noah Pflum double-teams in the Shiners' 55-47 River Town Classic victory Jan. 3 at South Dearborn.
AURORA - Somewhere along the line it had to end.
Switzerland County's Damian Breeck (left), who led all scorers with 30 points, bobbles the ball against close defense by Ethan Getz of South Dearborn in the Pacers' 71-68 River Town Classic first round comeback win Thursday.
South Dearborn's Blaze Coffey dives for the loose basketball as Damian Breeck (20) looks for the handle during a late fourth quarter scramble in the Knights 71-68 River Town Classic opener loss Thursday at SD.
AURORA - An up-and-down 4-6 itself coming into Thursday night's River Town Classic opener, South Dearborn boys basketball hasn't been a favorite to win often this season.