Tuesday, July 20

by | Jul 20, 2021 | Quick Hits

The East-West All-Star basketball games were split on Monday night at Greensboro Coliseum. The West took an 87-66 win in the girls game before N.C. State signee Terquavian Smith of Farmville Central led a 116-92 East win in the boys game with 30 points. … East-West soccer matchups at MacPherson Stadium in Browns Summit tonight include girls at 6:30 p.m. and boys at 8:30 p.m. The East coaches are Isaac Rancour (Pine Forest, girls) and Brad Wicker (Lee County, boys). … The Big South Conference will have divisional play in basketball next season. Campbell’s grouping will include Hampton, High Point, Longwood, North Carolina A&T and Radford. The Camels will play each team home and away within its division. Campbell will meet teams in the other division — Charleston Southern, Gardner-Webb, Presbyterian, UNC Asheville, USC Upstate and Winthrop — once each during the league’s 16-game regular season. … The Big South men’s and women’s hoops tournaments will be March 1-6 at Bojangles Arena in Charlotte. … Milwaukee has a 3-2 lead in the NBA finals with an opportunity to close out its series with visiting Phoenix tonight (ABC, 9 p.m.).



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