Bryan Station, ranked No. 14 in Dave Cantrall's Rating the State, never trailed in a 79-59 defeat of No. 11 Lincoln County in Lexington. Andre Davis and C.J. Walker combined to score 19 points in the first quarter as the Defenders built a 22-12 lead.
Davis finished with 21 points, six rebounds and six assists. Walker had 15 points and four assists. The Patriots, who lost for just the second time this season, got 21 points from Jacob Conway and 11 assists from Timmy Taylor.
■ No. 16 Lexington Catholic couldn't quite shake St. Henry, but the Knights prevailed 66-55 in Lexington. Tanner Johnson and Jarod Griffin scored 20 and 18 points, respectively, for Catholic. Michael Talbott had eight points and seven assists. The Crusaders' Connor Kunstek had 20 points and six rebounds.
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■ No. 25 Henry Clay went 8-for-13 from three-point range and held No. 18 Scott County to one out of 12 in a 63-49 victory in Georgetown. Isaiah Tisdale hit two three-pointers and went 8-for-10 at the free-throw line to lead the Blue Devils with 18 points. Dakhari Campbell was 4-for-5 on threes and added 16 points for Henry Clay. Isaiah Johnson put up big numbers for the Cardinals — 19 points, 11 rebounds, five blocks and four steals.
■ Evan Hall scored 20 points and Camron Justice had 12 to lead No. 7 Knott County Central past Clay County 56-51 in the WYMT Classic semifinals at Perry County Central.
■ David McCorvey scored 31 points and Brooks Ely had 18 points and 10 rebounds in West Jessamine's 76-65 win against visiting East Jessamine. The Colts had to overcome 35 points by the Jaguars' Hayden Smith.
■ Matt Rose was 12-for-12 at the free-throw line and had 21 points and eight rebounds in Lexington Christian's 60-51 defeat of visiting Paul Laurence Dunbar. Drew Trimble made 12 free throws, too, and led the Eagles with 23 points.
■ Jake Duby had 18 points, and Quinn Pergande scored 14 to go with 10 rebounds and three steals in Sayre's 66-47 win at home against Bath County. The Wildcats got a double-double from James Ratliff III. He had 15 points and 10 rebounds.
■ Sayre made quick work of Jackson County by jumping out to a 22-5 lead en route to a 51-25 victory in Lexington. Gabby Bowie was 8-for-11 from the field and 4-for-4 at the line. She finished with 20 points, six rebounds, eight blocked shots and four steals. Dee Dee Wheeler added 12 points, seven rebounds, three assists and four steals.
■ No. 18 Franklin County used a 26-4 edge in the third quarter to put away visiting Western Hills 77-39. Rebecca Cook scored 22 points, including four three-pointers, and grabbed nine rebounds for the Lady Flyers. And Anna Arrastia hit five three-pointers and had 19 points.
■ Rachel Blake led a balanced scoring effort with 13 points in Lexington Catholic's 66-41 victory at Tates Creek. Caroline Lynch and Tori Pippen added 10 points apiece, and Bailey Browning had six steals to go with six points.