It wasn’t quite divine intervention for the Shelby County girls’ basketball team Saturday.
But Carroll County junior guard Hannah Devine scored 32 points, and the visiting Panthers held the Rockets to two points in the first quarter on their way to a 61-32 victory over Shelby at Mike Casey Gymnasium.
Friday night was a special night in Clay County, just not for the Shelby County boys’ basketball team.
Former Clay County High School star Richie Farmer and legendary Coach Bobby Keith were inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame as part of the Bobby Keith Classic, which was broadcast on local television. Then the Tigers routed the Rockets, 85-64.
After a sloppy first half against Central Hardin - a carryover from his team’s loss to George Rogers Clark - Collins High School girls basketball coach Phillip Conder had one question for his team at halftime.