by: Scott McCaulley

A sweep Friday Night for area College Basketball teams:

-In Hillsboro, Kansas, the College of the Ozarks Basketball teams each get wins against the host team at the Tabor Classic. In a match-up of Top 20 teams, Number Three C of O Lady Bobcats hold off 18th ranked 65-60 behind Annie Noah’s 14 points with Aleksei Smith adding 10 points. The Bobcats take an 84-72 win over Tabor with Brandt Cochran leading all scorers with 28 points with Andrew Mitchell adding 18 points. Both C of O Teams will finish the Classic today against Bethany.

-In Harrison, the North Arkansas College Pioneers grab a big win over Link Year Prep 137-101 in the opening round of the Pioneer Classic. The Pioneers will play the Missouri Valley JV in the second game of the Classic this afternoon at 2:00.