Pocola basketball teams will open season tonight on road vs. Stigler

The 2013-14 basketball seasons will begin for the Pocola Lady Indians and Indians tonight as they hit the road to face Stigler. The Lady Indians will play at 6:30 p.m., followed by the Indians at 8 p.m.The Lady Indians were 8-15 a season ago and return four of their five starters from that team.The Indians were 16-10 last year, and they return six players who saw lots of playing time on that team.Editor's note — There will be more season preview stories in future December editions as soon as more preseason information is received by the Poteau Daily News and their season-openers get closer.