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Quiet Friday, Busy Saturday for Upper Cumberland Basketball Teams

With High School Football still front and center, Friday night, across the State of Tennessee, the schedule for basketball was light, particularly for teams in the Upper Cumberland. That changes on Saturday, with no less than 35 total games set to be played, most in a Hall of Fame, or Hall of Champions, setting.

The Cookeville Lady Cavaliers improved to 2-0, Friday night, as they squeezed past Knoxville Webb, 48-44, behind Cassie Gallagher’s 18 points. Gallagher posted 22 points this past Tuesday night, as they Lady Cavs beat a solid Oakland team, 55-46.

Scores from Friday night:

Girls
Clay Co. 75 East Robertson 24
Cookeville 48 Knoxville Webb 44 (Cassie Gallagher: 18 pts)

Boys
Clay Co. 68 East Robertson 53
Knoxville Webb 64 Cookeville 60
White Co. 63 York Institute 60

The schedule of games for Saturday is as follows:

Clarkrange vs. North Greene & Smith County (Girls & Boys – Clarkrange HOF)
Clay Co. vs. Sunbright & Oneida (Girls – Sunbright HOF)
Cookeville at Pickett Co. (Boys)
Cumberland Co. vs. Stewarts Creek & Cleveland (Girls – Cleveland HOF)
Cumberland Co. vs. Cleveland (Boys – Cleveland HOF)
DeKalb Co. at Gordonsville
Columbia Academy at Jackson Co.
Livingston Academy vs. North Greene & Smith County (Girls & Boys – Clarkrange HOF)
Monterey vs. Fayetteville & Coffee Co. (Girls – Coffee Co. HOF)
Monterey vs Lighthouse Christian & Coffee Co. (Boys – Coffee Co. HOF)
Pickett Co. vs. Harriman & Midway (Girls Only – HOF)
Stone Memorial vs. Scott & Oneida (Girls – Scott HOF)
Stone Memorial vs. Science Hill & Unicoi Co. (Boys – at Science Hill HOF)
Upperman vs. Mt. Pisgah Christian (Girls – at LCA HOF – Morristown)
Upperman vs. Grace Christian (Boys – at LCA HOF – Morristown)
Van Buren Co. vs. Sale Creek & Cannon Co. (HOF)
Warren Co. vs. Whitwell & Notre Dame (Girls – Coffee Co. HOF)
Warren Co. vs. Page & Whitwell (Boys – Coffee Co. HOF)
York Institute vs. Maryville & Bearden (Girls – at LCA HOF – Morristown)

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