EC showdown set after Knights, Pats win
December 28, 2013Tri-Eastern Conference
FOUNTAIN CITY, IND. — It will be a showdown of area and Tri-Eastern Conference basketball teams for the title tonight at the Northeastern Holiday Boys Basketball Tournament.
Both the host Knights and Union County shook off early challenges late Friday to make it two wins on the day and advance to a 7 p.m. matchup in the Larry Moore Gymnasium.
First, Union County (7-1) put aside Triton Central 68-55 then 8-1 NHS pulled away from South Ripley to win 66-39 and earn the spot opposite the Patriots.