The York Institute Dragons held off the DeKalb County Tigers, hitting a shot in the closing seconds to take the lead and the win 57 to 56 Friday night in Smithville. The Lady Tigers meanwhile got their first district win of the season, defeating the Lady Dragons 61 to 45.
The DCHS basketball teams lost on the road at Livingston Academy Tuesday night. The Lady Wildcats beat the Lady Tigers 60 to 46 while the Tigers lost 76 to 44.
In the girls game, DC trailed 13 to 11 after the first period, 36 to 28 at halftime, and 46 to 37 after the third period before losing 60 to 46.
The DCHS basketball teams breezed past the Chattanooga Patriots Saturday afternoon in Smithville with the Lady Tigers winning 56 to 10 and the Tigers notching a 75 to 28 victory.
In the girls game, DC led 13 to 1 after the first period, 31 to 5 at halftime, and 46 to 6 after the third period before winning 56 to 10.
The DCHS basketball teams lost their first district games of the season Friday night to the visiting Upperman Bees and Lady Bees.
The Tigers fell short 69 to 56 while the Lady Tigers fell 71 to 53.
In the boys game, DC trailed 19 to 8 after the first period, 36 to 21 at halftime, and 52 to 34 after the third period before losing 69 to 56.
The DeKalb County Tigers ran their season record to 10-0 at Warren County Tuesday night with a 62 to 51 win over the Pioneers. The Lady Tigers lost 42 to 31. Their record is now 8-2.
In the boys game, DC led 15 to 7 after the first period, 27 to 23 at halftime, and 40 to 33 after the third period before winning 62 to 51.
The DeKalb County Tigers won a nail biter Tuesday night, beating the visiting Gordonsville Tigers 81 to 79 to run their season record to 9-0. The Lady Tigers are now 8-1 after cruising to a 63 to 30 win.
In the boy's game, DC led 20 to 12 after the first period, 40 to 26 at halftime, and 59 to 51 after the third period before winning 81 to 79.
The DeKalb County Tigers topped the Warren County Pioneers 77 to 72 in overtime Friday night at home to keep their perfect season record intact while the Lady Tigers suffered their first loss, falling 54 to 38.
The DCHS basketball teams won on the road at F.C. Boyd Christian Tuesday night. The Lady Tigers took their game winning 63 to 32 and the Tigers defeated the Broncos 75 to 60.
In the girls game, DC led 19 to 2 after the first period, 39 to 9 at halftime, and 49 to 19 after the third period before winning 63 to 32.
The 2014-15 DCHS Basketball Schedule is as follows:
(*) denotes district games
November 18: at Boyd Christian: 6 p.m.
November 21: Warren County (Home): 6 p.m.
November 25: Gordonsville (Home): 6 p.m.
The DeKalb County High School Tigers and Lady Tigers kicked off the 2014-15 basketball season with the annual Hall of Fame Classic Friday and Saturday in Smithville. Both teams were undefeated during the two day event.
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