The Bath County Wildcats will play the Elliott County Lions tonight in the 16th Region Tournament at Ellis Johnson Arena on the campus of Morehead State University at 6:30pm.
This is only the 3rd time since 1977 that the Wildcats have played in back to back regional tournaments.
Elliott County was the preseason favorite to win the tournament and currently has an overall record of 24-3 and is undefeated vs. 16th region teams at 19-0.
The Wildcats have a record of 12-20 and finished with a record of 8-14 in 16th region games.
Bath County lost to Elliott County in their only meeting of the season in the 16th region All A Classic Championship game by a score of 90-66. The Lions were led in scoring by Korbin Spencer’s 37 points while Bath County’s Chandler Otis finished with 35.
The winner of tonight’s contest will play the winner of Lewis County and Ashland which is scheduled for 8:30pm.
You can see the entire bracket below: