Bentonville basketball this week

Bentonville's boys could close out the regular season with a shot at a share of the 7A-West Conference basketball title and the league's No. 1 seed heading into the state tournament. The Tigers (18-7, 10-2) are one game behind league-leading Fayetteville with two games to play, and they will take on the Bulldogs at home Friday night. If the title is truly on the line in Tiger Arena, there will be a lot of scoreboard watching that night. But first things first. It will all be for naught if Bentonville doesn't take care of business Tuesday night when the Tigers travel to … Continue Reading ››

REGIONAL BASKETBALL PAIRINGS

Here are the pairings for all regional basketball games across the state this week.

Arkansas Regional Basketball Schedules

BOYS

CLASS 4A

North Region

At Prairie Grove

Wednesday’s games

Game 2 Huntsville vs. Dover, 5:30 p.m.

Game 4 Baptist Prep vs. Shiloh Christian, 8:30 p.m.

Thursday’s games

Game 6 Ozark vs. Berryville, 5:30 p.m.

Game 8 Pea Ridge vs. Pottsville, 8:30 p.m.

East Region

At Riverview HS (Searcy)

Wednesday’s games

Game 2 Riverview vs. Pocahontas, 5:30 p.m.

Game 4 Gosnell vs. eStem, 8:30 p.m.

Thursday’s games

Game 6 Jonesboro Westside vs. CAC, 5:30 p.m.

Game 8 Helena-West Helena vs. Cave City, 8:30 p.m.

South Region

At Dumas

Wednesday’s games

Game 2 Malvern vs. Hamburg, 5:30 p.m.

Game 4 Monticello vs. Waldren, 8:30 p.m.

Thursday’s games

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SPRINGDALE HAR-BER THIS WEEK

AN+BKH-SOUTH-HARB+04 Springdale Har-Ber needs one victory but could use two during the final week of the regular season.

Har-Ber can clinch a playoff spot with a win at Fort Smith Northside on Tuesday or a victory at home against Rogers Heritage on Friday. Har-Ber is 6-6 in the league while Northside, Springdale and Southside are each 5-5.

Har-Ber moved past Southside in the league standings with a 64-58 victory at Wildcat Arena. Avery Benson led the way with 19 points while Jayden Hampton added 16. The victory followed a 61-60 win … Continue Reading ››

7A/6A Standings and Scenarios

First, here are the standings. 2016-02-20 7A-6A BKB standings Now the postseason seeding scenarios going into this week's games. BOYS CLASS 7A 7A-Central - Seeds are set. Van Buren is 1, Bryant 2 and Conway 3. 7A-East - Cabot is the 1 seed and West Memphis is in. North Little Rock has games with West Memphis Tuesday and LR Central to finish the schedule. A West Memphis win clinches the 2 seed for the Blue Devils. North Little Rock becomes the 2 seed if it wins both games this week. LR Central clinches a berth and eliminates North Little Rock by beating the Charging … Continue Reading ››

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