DCHS Tigers and Lady Tigers Fall at Pickett County

November 23, 2020
By: Dwayne Page

The DCHS basketball teams lost at Pickett County Saturday night in a pair of Hall of Fame contests.

The Lady Tigers were defeated 82 to 48 while the Tigers lost 70 to 40. Last Tuesday, the DCHS girls opened the season with a 74 to 48 win while the Tigers ended the night with a 51 to 48 victory over Whitehouse in Smithville.

DeKalb County will have three nights of basketball this week. Monday night, November 23 the Tigers and Lady Tigers will visit Warren County while on Tuesday night, November 24, DCHS will host Red Boiling Springs. Saturday night, November 28 the local teams will travel to Grundy County. Action begins each night with the girls game at 6 p.m. followed by the boys contest. WJLE will broadcast LIVE Monday and Tuesday night but will be unable to do so Saturday night due to the Tennessee-Vanderbilt Football game.

The 2020-21 DCHS Basketball Schedule is as follows:
(*) denotes District 8 AA games.
(^) denotes Region 4 AA games

Game times listed start with girls game followed by boys contest

Monday, November 23: Warren County-Away- 6 p.m.
Tuesday, November 24: Red Boiling Springs- Home- 6 p.m.
Saturday, November 28: ^Grundy County-Away- 6 p.m.
Monday, November 30: ^Sequatchie County-Home- 6 p.m.

Friday, December 4: *York Institute- Away- 6 p.m.
Tuesday, December 8: *Livingston Academy- Away- 6 p.m.
Friday, December 11: *Watertown- Home- 6 p.m.
Thursday, December 17-Saturday, December 19: Sonic Shootout (boys and girls)- Sparta- TBA

Tuesday, January 5: Warren County-Home- 6 p.m.
Friday, January 8: *Cannon County-Away- 6 p.m.
Saturday, January 9: ^Sequatchie County-Away- 6 p.m.
Tuesday, January 12: *Upperman-Home- 6 p.m.
Friday, January 15: *Macon County-Away- 6 p.m.
Tuesday, January 19: *Smith County-Home- 6 p.m.
Friday, January 22: *York Institute- Home- 6 p.m.
Tuesday, January 26: *Livingston Academy- Home-6 p.m.
Friday, January 29: *Watertown- Away- 6 p.m.
Saturday, January 30: ^Grundy County-Home- 6 p.m.

Tuesday, February 2: *Cannon County-Home- 6 p.m.
Friday, February 5: *Upperman- Away- 6 p.m.
Tuesday, February 9: *Macon County- Home- 6 p.m. (Senior Night)
Thursday, February 11: *Smith County- Away- 6 p.m.
Friday, February 12: Red Boiling Springs-Away-6 p.m.