Huge Basketball Game’s tonight and Friday

The Smoky Mountain High School Boys basketball team, coming off a significant win over the Franklin Panthers 0n Tuesday night will be back home to take on a powerful squad from Bryson City. Like the Mustangs the Maroom Deveils are coming into the game fresh from a win, in the Maroon Devils case an 81-48 blowout of East Henderson on Tuesday. Several of the Swain players already have name recognition among WRGC Radio listeners because of their recent participation in the state championship football game.  Against East Henderson Matt Manaele had 19 points, Greg Tisho had 28 points, and Raymius Smith added 10 , Corbin Panther had 6 and Zachary Weeks tossed in for 8 points.

Should be a terriffic game to watch the matchups, Jayce Welch speed vs Tisho’s speed, Thompson’s size and strength vs Manaele’s athleticism, the size matchups and shooting of Spencer Norris, Jarod Couch, Zachary Carter. Join WRGC live or on line at wrgc.com. about 6:00 p-m