(HILLSBORO) In girls basketball Thursday night on KJFF, the (10-3) Festus Tigers will travel to Hillsboro to take on their (2-11) conference rival, the Hillsboro Hawks.

When asked about the matchup, Festus girls head coach Chris Ellis says that intensity will dictate how well they play.

Hillsboro head coach Joe Fehlker believes that his team will not be surprised by the defensive intensity that Festus brings.

KJFF’s coverage of the game Thursday night will begin at 6:45 with the Flieg’s Equipment Pregame Show. You can also listen to the game here and on the Tune-In or I-Heart-Radio app on your phone.