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HARTSHORNE â The Wister High School basketball teams split their consolation finals Saturday afternoon at the Pick and Shovel Classic. The Wildcats beat the Morris Eagles 59-53 to win the consolation championship, but the Lady Wildcats lost 61-55 in their consolation championship to the host Hartshorne Lady Miners.
PANAMA â Archrivals Pocola and Panama split their high school basketball games Thursday night at the Panama Gym. The Lady Indians won the girls game 60-46, but the Razorbacks prevailed in the boys contest 55-50 for their first win for new coach Wes Tackett.
In the girls game, the Lady Indians jumped out to an 11-7 lead after a period en route to a 28-14 lead at halftime.
Behind five double-figure scorers and great second-half defense, the Carl Albert State College Vikings won 80-68 over the Seminole State College Trojans on Thursday night at Mick Thompson Fieldhouse.
Getting 20 points and 11 rebounds from Whitney Stotler proved to be the difference for the Lady BellesÂ in their 78-66 win over the Lady Vikings.
The CASC teams will be off until the spring semester when they return to action Jan. 6 for road games against Coffeyville [Kan.] Community College. The womenâs game will be at 6 p.m., followed by the menâs contest at 8 p.m.
It was a rough start to the 2014-15 basketball season for Poteau High School on Friday night at McAlester High Schoolâs Brumley Gym.
A fourth-quarter spurt by the host Buffaloes helped get the game tied, then they dominated the overtime period en route to a 58-49 win over the Pirates to spoil the debut of new Poteau boys coach Todd Hackler.
The Lady Buffaloes were too much for the Lady Pirates as they beat Poteau 58-32.
HARTSHORNE â Both Wister High School basketball teams will have a chance at a plaque this afternoon.
Both the Wildcats and Lady Wildcats won their consolation semifinal game Friday night in the Pick and Shovel Classic. The âCats beat Oktaha 61-40, while the Lady âCats defeated Canadian 46-27.
Both teams will play in the consolation finals this afternoon, the girls at 1:50 p.m. and the boys at 3:10 p.m.
HARTFORD, Ark. â The Heavener Lady Wolves let one get away from them Thursday afternoon in the championship semifinals of the Gary Ford Invitational, losing 53-51 to Oden, Ark.
The Lady Wolves will play for third place at noon today.
GLENPOOL â In 2013, the Talihina Golden Tigers saw their perfect football season end in the Class A state semifinals. The same thing happened in 2014.
With an injured senior qarterback Alan Lockhart, the second-ranked Golden Tigers just couldnât function offensively as hoped as they lost 48-32 to the fifth-ranked Cashion Wildcats. Talihina ends its season at 12-1.
WILBURTON â The Howe Lions and the Whitesboro Lady Bulldogs were the first LeFlore County teams to get some hardware from the 2014 Eastern Oklahoma State College Classic this year.
The Lions beat the Clayton Bulldogs 49-46 in the third-place game of the Blue Bracket of the EOSC Classic at Claud C. Dunlap Fieldhouse on Friday night right after the Lady Bulldogs got past the Bokoshe Lady Tigers 43-28 in the girls third-place game.