|Published: 10:49 AM, 02/08/2014
||Last updated: 11:37 AM, 02/08/2014
Author: Seth Butler
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
DANDRIDGE—The District 2-AAA boys basketball tournament is set.
The eight-team tournament opens play on Monday night at Jefferson County High School with
Opening round play features the league's four lowest seeds. At 6 p.m. No. 6
Seymour meets No. 7 South Doyle and No. 5 Cherokee meets No. 8 Morristown East at 7:30 p.m.
Seymour and South Doyle met twice last week, with the Cherokees taking the victory on Monday
and Tuesday night. Seymour enters the tournament losing their last four league
Monday's winners advance to Wednesday night's quarterfinal round, where the No. 3 and
No. 4 seeds await.
No. 4 Morristown West plays the winner of Cherokee and Morristown East
at 6 p.m., while No. 3 Cocke County plays the Seymour-South Doyle winner winner at 7:30
On Friday night, semifinal play begins. At 5:30 p.m. No. 2 Sevier County County will
play the winner of the Cocke County quarterfinal game. At 8:30 p.m. No. 1 Jefferson County will
play the winner of the Morristown West quarterfinal game.
All four teams making the
semifinals will advance to the Region 1-AAA tournament. Semifinal winners will host a Region 1-AAA
tournament quarterfinal contest.
Championship play is set for Saturday at 8:00 p.m. The
consolation round is set for 5:00 p.m.
District 2-AAA Boys Basketball Tournament
Monday, February 10
GAME1 : 6 pm - No. 6 Seymour vs No. 7 South Doyle
GAME 2: 7:30
pm - No. 5 Cherokee vs No. 8 Morristown East
Wednesday, February 12
GAME 3: 6 pm -
Cherokee/Morristown East Winner vs No. 4 Morristown West
GAME 4: 7:30 pm - Seymour/South Doyle
Winner vs No. 3 Cocke County
Friday, February 14
5:30 pm - No. 2 Sevier Co vs Game 4
8:30 pm - No. 1 Jefferson Co vs Game 3 Winner (Semifinal)
5 pm - Consolation
8 pm - Championship
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