SPIRO â€” The Spiro Bulldogs had little problem with the Wilburton Diggers in Saturday night's Class 3A District Tournament title game at the Spiro High School Multi-Purpose Center. The â€™Dogs clawed the Diggers 87-44.
The Bulldogs (17-7), winners of 11 of their last 13 games, will play Antlers at 8 p.m. Thursday in the Class 3A Regional Tournament in Wilburton. Thursday night's winner will not only advance to the regional title game at 8 p.m. Saturday in Antlers, but will automatically qualify for next week's area tournament at Byng High School's Bill Kohler Fieldhouse.
Things didn't fare as well for the Lady Bulldogs, who lost 52-41 to the Lady Diggers.
The Lady Bulldogs (12-12) will play an elimination game at 1:30 p.m. Thursday against Coalgate in the Class 3A Regional Tournament in Wilburton. They must win three games in three in three days to make it to next week's area tournament.