Gameday Central | Tiger Basketball vs. Eastern – 7th Region Tournament Semifinals
Friday, March 4 | 7:30 PM | Valley High School | Louisville, KY
Saint Xavier Tigers (22-9) vs. Eastern Eagles (18-11)
Friday, March 4th
Trinity vs. Ballard – 6:00 PM
St. X vs. Eastern – 7:30 PM
7th Region Tournament Semifinals
Valley High School
The Tiger Basketball team rides a seven game winning streak into tonight’s rematch against Eastern. The winner will move on to the 2016 7th Region Championship next Tuesday night and will play the winner of Ballard and Trinity.
The last time these two teams met, Eastern defeated St. X 69-64 at the Willis Center. Kobey Jones and Chance Moore both scored 15 points for the Eagles, and Caleb Williams finished with 11 points and 8 rebounds. Connor McKim led the Tigers in scoring with 32 points.
McKim joined the 1,000 point club on Tuesday in the win over Waggener, and the Tigers will need him to be phenomenal again. During this seven game winning streak, McKim has averaged 28.3 points per game.
Last Game: Defeated Waggener 57-51 in the first round of the 7th Region Tournament
“Who Are These Guys?”: Eastern
Updated Bracket: St. X will take on Eastern Friday night
Connor McKim joins the 1,000 point club in win over Waggener