Coffee County Central basketball teams will hit the court about 150 miles apart on Wednesday.
The Red Raider boys will tip off the Don Webb Classic at 9 a.m. Wednesday in Scottsboro, Alabama. They will take on Kate Duncan Smith DAR Patriots. That game will be broadcast live on Thunder Radio WMSR with pregame beginning at 8:50 a.m. (107.9 FM, 1320 AM, Manchester Go App).
If the Raiders win they will play again at 7:30 p.m. Thursday against the winner of Prattville and Scottsboro. A loss would drop the Raiders into consolation bracket play at 1:30 p.m. Thursday.
Meanwhile, the Lady Raiders will hit the floor even earlier Wednesday – taking on Alcoa at 8 a.m. Central (9 a.m. Eastern) in the Lenoir City Christmas Tournament. A win puts the Lady Raiders playing at 3 p.m. (Eastern) Thursday. A loss puts them in another early, 9 a.m. (Eastern) start on Thursday. Stay up to date with results at thunder1320.com.