Festus and Hillsboro Boys Basketball Square Off Friday

(HILLSBORO)    Perhaps the most anticipated boys basketball matchup in Jefferson County during he past three weeks takes place Friday at Hillsboro as the 14-6 Hawks host the 16-3 Festus Tigers. This is the third time this season the two teams have faced each other. Hillsboro beat the Tigers January 28th 61-58 at the Bob Sechrest Park Hills Christmas Tournament while just three weeks ago, the Tigers on their home court beat Hillsboro in overtime 65-64.

Hillsboro head coach Brian Sucharski expects another big battle tonight (Friday).

Sucharski wants to keep his team on an even keel.

Festus head coach Jason Therrell says Hillsboro has tough defense inside.

Therrell adds the Hawks have plenty of scoring threats.

Our coverage Friday night on AM 1400 KJFF begins with the “Flieg’s Equipment Pregame Show” at 6:45 on AM 1400 KJFF and mymoinfo.com