High School Basketball

Sweet Sixteen: Wrap-up of Day 2 in Rupp Arena

Campbell County fans cheered as Campbell County played University Heights during the first round of the Sweet Sixteen in Rupp Arena on Thursday.
Campbell County fans cheered as Campbell County played University Heights during the first round of the Sweet Sixteen in Rupp Arena on Thursday. cbertram@herald-leader.com

FOR LIVE COVERAGE FROM FRIDAY, MARCH 16 AT THE SWEET SIXTEEN, PLEASE CLICK HERE.

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The first round of the 2018 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen wrapped up with a pair of games Thursday afternoon and two more Thursday night in Rupp Arena.

Here is a recap of the tournament’s first two days and a look ahead to Friday’s quarterfinals schedule:

Recap of Thursday’s games:

Campbell County 82, University Heights 65 | Game story | Box score

Fern Creek 69, Boyd County 67 | Game story | Box score

Oldham County 65, McCracken County 58 | Game story | Box score

Covington Catholic 71, Apollo 47 | Game story | Box score

Recap of Wednesday’s games:

Corbin 50, Estill County 40 | Game story | Box score

Scott County 54, Trinity 53 | Game story | Box score

Warren Central 68, Southwestern 44 | Game story | Box score

Pikeville 72, John Hardin 69 (3OT) | Game story | Box score

Friday’s quarterfinals schedule

Noon: Corbin (26-7) vs. Scott County (35-1) | Live video (pay) | Live audio (free) | Live stats

1:30 p.m.: Warren Central (30-5) vs. Pikeville (25-9) | Live video (pay) | Live audio (free) | Live stats

6:30 p.m.: Campbell County (29-5) vs. Oldham County (30-5) | Live video (pay) | Live audio (free) | Live stats

8 p.m.: Covington Catholic (32-4) vs. Fern Creek (27-6) | Live video (pay) | Live audio (free) | Live stats

Video: Live video of the entire tournament is available for $9.95 from the NFHS Network. Subscribe here.

Audio: Live KHSAA game broadcasts are available on 98.5 FM, through Mixlr.com or on the Mixlr app.

More Sweet Sixteen:

Sweet Sixteen preview: All the links you need to follow the tournament

Tournament history: Scores from every state championship game

Rosters: View, download, print them for every Sweet Sixteen matchup

Bracket: View the tournament pairings and scores

Jakolbi Crowe, a student at Estill County High School, hit a half-court shot at halftime of the Sweet Sixteen game between Estill County and Corbin on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Rupp Arena. He won a scholarship.

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