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MONDAY, FEB. 18
Sagarin Ratings Jeff Sagarin
Adams Central (11-9) at Southwood (9-10)
GAME TIME: 7:45 pm ET.
COACHES: Aaron McClure, 120-161 in 13th year at Adams Central, 173-220 in 18th year overall. John Burrus, 169-105 in 12th year at Southwood, 247-197 in 20th year overall.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Adams Central, 62.28, 210th overall, 37th in 2A. Southwood, 60.59, 226th overall, 25th in 1A.
LAST OUTING: Adams Central defeated Fremont, 61-56. Southwood defeated Northfield, 71-47.
VS. COMMON FOES: Adams Central 1-0; Southwood 1-0.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Adams Central 173-214. Southwood 205-163.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Southwood, 7-4.
LAST MEETING: Southwood, 89-66, Feb. 13, 2018.
PREDICTION: Southwood, 58-57.
Alexandria (13-7) at Indiana Deaf (7-13)
GAME TIME: 6 pm ET.
COACHES: Marty Carroll, 13-7 in 1st year at Alexandria. Keith Westhoelter, 140-152 in 13th year at Indiana Deaf.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Alexandria, 66.34, 172nd overall, 29th in 2A. Indiana Deaf, 25.15, 398th overall, 96th in 1A.
LAST OUTING: Alexandria lost to Frankton, 65-59. Indiana Deaf lost to Eminence, 71-49.
VS. COMMON FOES: Alexandria 2-0; Indiana Deaf 0-1.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Alexandria 206-192. Indiana Deaf 109-190.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.
PREDICTION: Alexandria, 74-37.
Argos (16-4) at South Central (Union Mills) (3-14)
GAME TIME: 8 pm ET.
COACHES: Gordon Mosson, 67-45 in 5th year at Argos, 432-243 in 30th year overall. Joe Wagner, 8-32 in 2nd year at South Central.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Argos, 67.84, 157th overall, 9th in 1A. South Central, 39.96, 369th overall, 78th in 1A.
LAST OUTING: Argos defeated North Miami, 78-40. South Central defeated Culver, 65-43.
VS. COMMON FOES: Argos 7-2; South Central 2-7.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Argos 158-220. South Central 135-183.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Argos, 17-13.
LAST MEETING: Argos, 43-32, Feb. 13, 2018.
PREDICTION: Argos, 60-36.
Batesville (11-8) at Rushville (7-12)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET.
COACHES: Aaron Garrett, 167-85 in 11th year at Batesville. Doug Laker, 7-12 in 1st year at Rushville.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Batesville, 72.69, 115th overall, 29th in 3A. Rushville, 60.07, 228th overall, 66th in 3A.
LAST OUTING: Batesville lost to Jennings County, 54-51, OT. Rushville lost to New Castle, 88-52.
VS. COMMON FOES: Batesville 5-5; Rushville 4-4.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Batesville 221-172. Rushville 228-154.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Batesville, 20-9.
LAST MEETING: Batesville, 66-43, Feb. 27, 2018, sectional.
PREDICTION: Batesville, 61-51.
Brebeuf Jesuit (14-5) at Traders Point Christian (11-8)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET.
COACHES: Todd Howard, 70-44 in 5th year at Brebeuf Jesuit. Kraig Cox, 78-59 in 6th year at Traders Point.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Brebeuf Jesuit, 89, 18th overall, 3rd in 3A. Traders Point, 64.59, 192nd overall, 19th in 1A.
LAST OUTING: Brebeuf Jesuit defeated Heritage Christian, 61-43. Traders Point defeated Greenwood Christian, 62-60.
VS. COMMON FOES: Brebeuf Jesuit 3-1; Traders Point 0-4.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Brebeuf Jesuit 216-165. Traders Point 181-179.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Brebeuf Jesuit, 3-0.
LAST MEETING: Brebeuf Jesuit, 82-48, Feb. 17, 2018.
PREDICTION: Brebeuf Jesuit, 65-44.
Central Noble (13-6) at Prairie Heights (14-5)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET.
COACHES: John Bodey, 40-30 in 3rd year at Central Noble, 108-112 in 10th year overall. Tony Everidge, 14-5 in 1st year at Prairie Heights.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Prairie Heights, 70.88, 130th overall, 16th in 2A. Central Noble, 68.81, 150th overall, 21st in 2A.
LAST OUTING: Central Noble defeated Fremont, 82-57. Prairie Heights defeated Lakeland, 49-43.
VS. COMMON FOES: Central Noble 7-4; Prairie Heights 9-4.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Central Noble 176-200. Prairie Heights 172-191.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Central Noble, 18-16.
LAST MEETING: Central Noble, 66-50, Feb. 1, 2018.
PREDICTION: Prairie Heights, 57-56.
Jay County (13-7) at Homestead (18-2)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET.
COACHES: Chris Krieg, 57-34 in 4th year at Jay County. Chris Johnson, 328-142 in 20th year at Homestead, 408-175 in 25th year overall.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Homestead, 91.65, 13th overall, 12th in 4A. Jay County, 65.73, 183rd overall, 85th in 4A.
LAST OUTING: Jay County lost to Norwell, 61-46. Homestead defeated Carroll (Fort Wayne), 37-34.
VS. COMMON FOES: Jay County 0-1; Homestead 1-0.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Jay County 168-184. Homestead 223-164.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Homestead, 5-1.
LAST MEETING: Homestead, 55-46, OT, Feb. 17, 2018.
PREDICTION: Homestead, 62-34.
Maconaquah (7-11) at Northfield (5-14)
GAME TIME: 7:45 pm ET.
COACHES: Tim Maiben, 52-57 in 5th year at Maconaquah. Rick Brewer, 5-14 in 1st year at Northfield.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Maconaquah, 53.04, 295th overall, 82nd in 3A. Northfield, 42.49, 358th overall, 72nd in 1A.
LAST OUTING: Maconaquah defeated Manchester, 55-52. Northfield lost to Southwood, 71-47.
VS. COMMON FOES: Maconaquah 4-6; Northfield 3-9.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Maconaquah 171-179. Northfield 169-193.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Maconaquah, 14-11.
LAST MEETING: Maconaquah, 73-60, Feb. 13, 2018.
PREDICTION: Maconaquah, 61-51.
Noble-Whitley HomeSchool at Lakeland Christian (8-11)
GAME TIME: 6 pm ET.
COACHES: Chris Hohm, 34-81 in 5th year at Lakeland Christian.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Lakeland Christian, 33.34, 383rd overall, 84th in 1A.
LAST OUTING: Lakeland Christian defeated Oregon-Davis, 55-47.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Lakeland Christian 94-216.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Lakeland Christian, 1-0.
LAST MEETING: Lakeland Christian, 63-48, Dec. 29, 2017.
Pierceton Woods at Howe Military (9-6)
GAME TIME: 6 pm ET.
COACHES: James Hafley, 9-6 in 1st year at Howe Military.
SAGARIN RATINGS:
LAST OUTING: Howe Military defeated Community Baptist, 49-39.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Howe Military 3-12.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Pierceton Woods, 1-0.
LAST MEETING: Pierceton Woods, 53-29, Nov. 14, 2017.
South Newton (1-18) at Benton Central (13-7)
GAME TIME: 7 pm ET.
COACHES: Jim Sammons, 1-18 in 1st year at South Newton. Jordan Myers, 21-23 in 2nd year at Benton Central.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Benton Central, 57.85, 250th overall, 74th in 3A. South Newton, 30.61, 394th overall, 92nd in 1A.
LAST OUTING: South Newton defeated Iroquois West (Ill.), 51-48. Benton Central defeated Western, 41-37.
VS. COMMON FOES: South Newton 0-7; Benton Central 6-1.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: South Newton 136-135. Benton Central 196-204.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Benton Central, 8-5.
LAST MEETING: South Newton, 37-33, Feb. 13, 2018.
PREDICTION: Benton Central, 64-33.
Triton (7-11) at Elkhart Christian (9-11)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET.
COACHES: Jason Groves, 238-98 in 14th year at Triton. Chad Hibbard, 9-11 in 1st year at Elkhart Christian, 35-54 in 4th year overall.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Triton, 49.11, 319th overall, 47th in 1A. Elkhart Christian, 45.48, 347th overall, 64th in 1A.
LAST OUTING: Triton lost to Tippecanoe Valley, 42-29. Elkhart Christian lost to NorthWood, 54-47.
VS. COMMON FOES: Triton 4-3; Elkhart Christian 4-4.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Triton 167-180. Elkhart Christian 168-183.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Triton, 16-4.
LAST MEETING: Elkhart Christian, 46-25, Jan. 23, 2018.
PREDICTION: Elkhart Christian, 49-48.
Winamac (14-4) at Lewis Cass (5-14)
GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET.
COACHES: Alan Huggler, 41-84 in 6th year at Winamac. Josh Burkett, 16-28 in 2nd year at Cass.
SAGARIN RATINGS: Winamac, 68.63, 152nd overall, 23rd in 2A. Cass, 47.47, 332nd overall, 85th in 2A.
LAST OUTING: Winamac defeated Pioneer, 65-47. Cass lost to Rensselaer Central, 83-67.
VS. COMMON FOES: Winamac 2-1; Cass 0-4.
OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Winamac 175-166. Cass 170-190.
SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Cass, 18-7.
LAST MEETING: Winamac, 58-54, Feb. 1, 2018.
PREDICTION: Winamac, 63-42.