Basketball Playoffs This Weekend

Red River Boys begins their quest for the state championship.  Riverdale Boys and Girls wrap up their championship run.  And it all happens this weekend.

Friday night Red River hosts Amite at the Dawg Pound.  Amite is seeded #26 in class 2-A and has an overall record of 12 and 16.  The Bulldogs are seeded #7.

The game begins at 6:00 Friday night.  Journal Sports will broadcast the game beginning a few minutes before tip-off.  You will get a text a few minutes before the start time with the link to listen to the game.  Here is the link to the Bulldog broadcast:


The Riverdale Rebels are in Learned, Mississippi Friday for the semi-finals of the State 1-A Tournament.  Both Rebels and Lady Rebels won on Tuesday, setting up the Friday night matches.

The Lady Rebels play at 3:00 pm vs DeSoto School Lady Thunderbirds.  The winner advances to the final game at 3:00 pm Saturday afternoon.  The girls consolation game will be at 1:00 pm.

The Rebels play Friday night at 7:00 pm vs Delta Academy.  Delta defeated Tensas Academy Tuesday.  This could be the biggest challenge of the year for the Rebels.

Both Riverdale games will be broadcast live on Journal Sports.  Coverage begins about five minutes before tip-off.  You will receive a text just before the game with the link to listen.  That link is: HTTP://