Cougars go for repeat area tourney titlesPublished 11:23am Friday, February 7, 2014
If the Central – Coosa County Cougars want to claim a second straight Class 3A-Area 5 tournament title, they’ll have to do so without the benefit of home-court advantage.
Below are some quick hits for upcoming tournament action for the Cougars.
The Class 3A-Area 5 tournament will be held at Trinity Presbyterian School. Central – Coosa finished No. 2 in the area.
The Trinity Wildcats dominated area play with a sparkling 6-0 record.
The Cougars were able to keep both meetings with Trinity close, but were unable to win, leaving them to try and defend the area title away from home.
Central-Coosa takes on the area’s No. 3 seed B.B. Comer.
The Cougars split both regular-season meetings with B.B. Comer, destroying the Tigers 70-35 at home, but losing on the road 35-31.
Last tourney meeting
This will be the first meeting between both teams in area tournament action.
Central-Coosa and B.B. Comer tip off at 5:30 p.m. Friday from Trinity Presbyterian School, with the Trinity vs. Thorsby game to follow.