STRATTANVILLE, Pa. – A rematch of last year’s KSAC Championship game is in store Wednesday night, Jan. 17, when Keystone takes to the road to face Clarion-Limestone on the Laurel Eye Clinic KSAC Hoops broadcast via exploreRadio and exploreClarion.com.
(Photo left to right: Keystone’s Dalton Jones and C-L’s Ian Callen)
Fans can listen to the game, which will most likely tip-off somewhere between 7:45 p.m. and 8 p.m. live on exploreClarion.com or by downloading our app for Apple and Android, with the Kerle Tire Pre-Game Show starting at 7:20 p.m. with Mike Kalinowski and “The Governor” Bob Dunkle will be on the call with Chris Rossetti providing pre- and post-game interviews.
Both teams enter action in the Top 5 of the Allegheny Grille of Foxburg D9Sports.com District 9 Power Ratings with C-L sitting at No. 2 and Keystone at No. 5.
But C-L (9-2) is coming off a disappointing 57-41 loss to Clearfield Monday in a game that saw the Lions, who average 67.1 points per game, being held to a season-low in scoring. The loss ended an eight-game win streak for C-L.
The Lions are led by Ian Callen (17.6 ppg), Deion Deas (15.1 ppg) and Christian Smith (13.6 ppg).
Keystone (9-2), which has won six straight, is coming off a 73-28 win over Saegertown Monday.
The Panthers are paced by Dalton Jones (12.9 ppg), Corey Rapp (10.5 ppg) and Nate Wingard (9.4 ppg).
Last year, Keystone upset C-L in the KSAC Championship game after losing to the Lions in the regular season.
The following local sponsors have signed on to make KSAC Hoops possible: