http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/sports/rss.xml en Scoreboard http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/node/72875 <div> <div> Feb. 15</div> <div> <strong>BOYS BASKETBALL<br /> </strong></div> <div> Beth Haven 31</div> <div> <strong>Marion County 83<br /> </strong></div> <div> <strong>Final<br /> </strong></div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> <strong>GIRLS BASKETBALL</strong></div> <div> Frederick Douglass 30</div> <div> <strong>Marion County 52<br /> </strong></div> <div> <strong>Final</strong></div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> Feb. 13</div> <div> <strong>BOYS BASKETBALL<br /> </strong></div> <div> Caverna 81</div> <div> BOYS BASKETBALL: Knights blow out Beth Haven on senior night http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/boys-basketball-knights-blow-out-beth-haven-senior-night <img src="http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/sites/www.lebanonenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/2-21_boys_bball_3.jpg" alt="Tyshay Epps draws a foul while converting a floater in the Knights’ 98-81 win against the Caverna Colonels. Epps made the free throw. " title="Tyshay Epps draws a foul while converting a floater in the Knights’ 98-81 win against the Caverna Colonels. Epps made the free throw. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Grand finale indeed.<br /> On Senior Night Thursday, Marion County sent its senior out in the best way possible, crushing the Beth Haven Bearcats 83-31.<br /> Next stop? Adair County in the district tournament. Win and you live. Lose and you&rsquo;re done.<br /> Senior Lez Means scored 17 points and hit 3-6 threes. Senior Luke Thomas had 10 points and tied a career-high with five steals and fellow senior Connor Higdon had four points and rebounds.<br /> The Game Plan - Feb. 21, 2018 http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/game-plan-feb-21-2018 <p> <strong>Feb. 21</strong><br /> BOYS BASKETBALL<br /> 20th District Tournament<br /> Knights vs. Adair County (at Campbellsville High School), 7 p.m.<br /> <br /> <strong>Feb. 23</strong><br /> GIRLS BASKETBALL<br /> 20th District Tournament<br /> Championship game (at Campbellsville High School), 7 p.m.<br /> <br /> <strong>Feb. 24</strong><br /> BOYS BASKETBALL<br /> 20th District Tournament<br /> Championship game (at Campbellsville High School), 7 p.m.<br /> <br /> <strong>Feb. 26-March 3</strong><br /> GIRLS BASKETBALL<br /> One and not done http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/one-and-not-done <img src="http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/sites/www.lebanonenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/zzgerard_flanagan_64.jpg" alt="Sports Reporter Gerard Flanagan" title="Sports Reporter Gerard Flanagan" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> In 2005, the NBA had a problem on its hands.<br /> A steady stream of high school players were jumping into the NBA, only to flame out and become a bust. This was bad for the game. Players with potential were spoiling their chance at stardom and the league was losing talented players who just weren&rsquo;t ready for the pro game.<br /> GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Knights defeat Broncos to end regular season http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/girls-basketball-lady-knights-defeat-broncos-end-regular-season <img src="http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/sites/www.lebanonenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/2-21_girls_bball_6.jpg" alt="Katie Mattingly goes up for a shot attempt in Marion County’s 58-46 victory against the Caverna Lady Colonels in Lebanon. " title="Katie Mattingly goes up for a shot attempt in Marion County’s 58-46 victory against the Caverna Lady Colonels in Lebanon. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Dailyn Spalding had 13 points and four Lady Knights pulled down four rebounds to end the regular season with a 52-30 win over the Frederick Douglass Broncos on Thursday at the Roby Dome on Senior Night.<br /> &ldquo;We really had balanced scoring and we handled the ball well,&rdquo; Coach Kelly Wood said. &ldquo;We kept a lead for most of the game. We didn&rsquo;t give anything back.&rdquo;<br /> Jayla Cowherd, Leah Hazelwood, Carrington McKay and Tanika Williams all hauled in four rebounds. Katie Mattingly and Spalding had three rebounds.<br /> Vaught’s Views: New book shares insights on Kentucky's 1978 National Championship Team http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/vaught%E2%80%99s-views-new-book-shares-insights-kentuckys-1978-national-championship-team <img src="http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/sites/www.lebanonenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/2-21_vaughts_views_1.jpg" alt="Jack Givens will be back in Rupp Arena Saturday for the 40th reunion of the 1978 championship team. He scored 41 points in the title game win over Duke. (Vicky Graff photo) " title="Jack Givens will be back in Rupp Arena Saturday for the 40th reunion of the 1978 championship team. He scored 41 points in the title game win over Duke. (Vicky Graff photo) " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> <em>By Larry Vaught</em><br /> <br /> Forty years ago Kentucky had a dominating basketball season that ended with UK beating Duke in the national championship game behind&nbsp; an unbelievable 41-point performance by Jack &ldquo;Goose&rdquo; Givens.<br /> He was 18-for-27 from the field but also had eight rebounds &mdash; second best on the team &mdash; and two assists in the 94-88 win. But what many forget is that Rick Robey also had a fantastic game with 20 points on 8-for-11 shooting and 11 rebounds.<br /> History makers http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/history-makers-0 <img src="http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/sites/www.lebanonenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/2-14_baseball.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> The 2017 Marion County High School baseball team was recognized during Marion County&rsquo;s boy/girl doubleheader against Washington County on Feb. 6. The team won the first regional title in program history and advanced to the state tournament&rsquo;s semifinals. Marion County finished last season with a 28-7 record.<br /> &nbsp;</p> BOYS BASKETBALL: Marion County squares off against Adair County in first round of district tourney http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/content/boys-basketball-marion-county-squares-against-adair-county-first-round-district-tourney <img src="http://www.lebanonenterprise.com/sites/www.lebanonenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/2-14_boys_bball_4.jpg" alt="Tyshay Epps drives up the court with the ball in Marion County’s 65-61 loss to Washington County on Feb. 6 at the Roby Dome. Also pictured is Cameron Willis. " title="Tyshay Epps drives up the court with the ball in Marion County’s 65-61 loss to Washington County on Feb. 6 at the Roby Dome. Also pictured is Cameron Willis. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Third time is the charm. At least, that&rsquo;s what the Knights are hoping for.<br /> With a spot in the district title game and regional tournament on the line, Marion County and Adair County square off for the third time this season in the 20th District Tournament at Campbellsville High School. The two squads play at 7 p.m., Feb. 21.<br />