Friday Hoops Matchups Throughout Region 8 Postponed

(KAIT) - The snow and ice throughout Region 8 has forced some schools to postpone their basketball games for Friday night.

The Friday matchups for the 24th George Kell Classic have been postponed to Wednesday. The tournament will now conclude Saturday, January 16th. The new dates for those matchups and the postponements are below:

High School Games Playing Today As Scheduled:

Wynne at Nettleton (Girls start doubleheader at 6:00pm)

Marion at Jonesboro (Girls start doubleheader at 6:30pm)

Rector at Riverside (Played in Lake City)

Valley View at Gosnell (Boys, 6:00pm Tipoff)

High School Games Postponed Today:

Forrest City at Greene Co. Tech (Wednesday)

Paragould at Batesville (Tuesday)

Harrisburg at Brookland (Boys - TBA)

Walnut Ridge at Melbourne (TBA)

Crowley's Ridge Academy at Maynard (TBA)

Rivercrest at Corning (TBA)

New Gametimes for 24th George Kell Classic in Swifton

Girls Quarterfinals - Saturday

2:00pm: #3 Bay vs. #6 Westside

4:30pm: #2 Valley View vs. #7 Trumann

Boys Quarterfinals - Saturday

3:00pm: #2 Ridgefield Christian vs. #7 Tuckerman

5:45pm: #4 Highland vs. #5 Hoxie

Girls Semifinals - Wednesday

TBA: #1 Highland vs. #4 Corning

TBA: Valley View/Trumann Winner vs. Bay/Westside Winner

Boys Semifinals - Wednesday

TBA: #1 Bay vs. Highland/Hoxie Winner

TBA: #3 Weiner vs. Ridgefield Christian/Tuckerman Winner