A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for Rutherford County and most of Middle Tennessee from Wednesday at noon until Thursday at noon. 3-6" of snow/sleet and up to a 1/10" of ice is possible.
The number one ranked Blackman Lady Blaze survived a war of attrition and withstood a slowdown game to defeat Houston 52-38. It's Blackman's first win in the TSSAA Blue Cross Basketball State Championships in now their third time in the tournament. It was 5-2 Blackman after the first quarter. Coach Chad Hibdon says it took them a little while to get their legs under them offensively...
Crystal Dangerfield led Blackman with 18 points and Alex Johnson followed with 13. The Lady Blaze, now 32-and-1, play 30-and-1 Mt. Juliet in the final four Friday. The Lady Bears defeated Jefferson County 65-37...
Game time Friday morning is 11:30 with WGNS State Farm coverage beginning at 11:05 with the DirecTV by EnterSource Pregame Show.
Blackman...................... 5 15 13 19 - 52
Houston....................... 2 9 9 18 - 38
Blackman: Crystal Dangerfield 18, Alex Johnson 13, Jazz Bond 8, Micah Norris 4, Meme Jackson 3, Angel Allen 3, K.K. Williams 2, Mia Greatrex 1