FRIDAY 01/11/19 – BUSY LOCAL SLATE TODAY

THERE’S PLENTY OF LOCAL & AREA HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ON TAP FOR FANS TODAY. FOR THE HUNTSVILLE HORNETS – ALONE IN 1ST PLACE IN DISTRICT 20-5A WITH A 7-&-0 RECORD – THEY’LL BE ON THE ROAD TODAY TO TEST NEW CANEY ON THE EAGLES’ HOME COURT BEGINNING AT 7PM. ALSO THIS EVENING, THE HUNTSVILLE LADY HORNETS – AT 10-&-0 IN DISTRICT – WILL RETURN HOME TO HOST THE NEW CANEY LADY EAGLES AT 7PM AT PAUL BOHAN HORNET GYM.

OTHER LOCAL ACTION TODAY INCLUDES THE NEW WAVERLY BULLDOGS & LADY ‘DOGS WILL BE AT HOME TODAY WHEN THEY HOST THEIR COUNTERPARTS FROM HEMPSTEAD. THE GIRLS WILL PLAY AT 6PM, FOLLOWED BY THE BOYS’ GAME AT 7:30PM.

ON SATURDAY, THE SHSU BEARKATS WILL BE AT HOME AT JOHNSON COLISEUM WHEN THEY TAKE THEIR SOUTHLAND CONFERENCE-LEADING 2-&-0 RECORD INTO A 5:30PM TIPOFF AGAINST INCARNATE WORD. IN ADDITION, THE BEARKAT WOMEN WILL BE IN SAN ANTONIO ON SATURDAY TO FACE U-I-W AT 1PM.

IN THE NBA ON THURSDAY, THE SAN ANTONIO SPURS OUTLASTED OKLAHOMA CITY, AS THE SPURS WON 154-147 IN DOUBLE OVERTIME. ON TAP FOR TODAY THE HOUSTON ROCKETS WILL HOST CLEVELAND AT 7PM AT TOYOTA CENTER AND TELEVISED ON AT&T SPORTSNET SOUTHWEST, WHILE THE DALLAS MAVERICKS WILL BE ON THE ROAD AT 7PM AS THEY TRAVEL TO MINNESOTA ON FOX SPORTS SOUTHWEST.

THE SHSU BEARKAT WOMEN’S BOWLING TEAM WILL BEGIN IT SPRING SEMESTER SCHEDULE TODAY. THE KATS WILL BE IN JONESBORO, ARK., FOR THE 1ST ROUND OF THE MID-WINTER INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENT.

IN INDOOR TRACK & FIELD, THE SHSU BEARKATS & BEARKAT WOMEN’S TEAMS WILL COMPETE TODAY FOR THE 1ST TIME IN 2019 AS THEY TRAVEL TO COLLEGE STATION FOR THE TEXAS A&M 12 INVITATIONAL.

IN HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER, THE HUNTSVILLE HORNETS ARE SET TO CONTINUE COMPETITION IN A TOURNAMENT TODAY AT KINGWOOD PARK, WHILE THE LADY HORNETS WILL BE IN A TOURNAMENT IN NACOGDOCHES.

IN THE NFL, THE DIVISIONAL ROUND OF THE POST SEASON PLAYOFFS WILL TAKE PLACE SATURDAY & SUNDAY. ON SATURDAY, INDIANAPOLIS WILL BE AT KANSAS CITY AT 3:35PM ON NBC, WHILE DALLAS WILL VISIT THE LOS ANGELES RAMS AT 7 ON FOX….ON SUNDAY, IT WILL BE THE LOS ANGELES CHARGERS AT NEW ENGLAND AT 12:05PM ON CBS, AND PHILADELPHIA AT NEW ORLEANS AT 3:40PM ON FOX.

ON THE PGA TOUR, ROOKIE ADAM SVENSSON HAS THE LEAD AFTER THE 1ST DAY OF THE SONY OPEN IN HAWAII.