JACKSONVILLE- The men's quarterfinals took center stage today at the Region XIV Tournament. In the first game of the day, Kilgore defeated top seeded Trinity Valley 81-73. This game remained close until Kilgore busted it wide open in the last five minutes of the game.
Chad Bowie led Kilgore with 21 points. Demiere Brown and Darrian Grays contributed 20 and 19 points, respectively. Damari Parris, of TVCC, led all scorers with 25 points.
After the game, Kilgore head coach Brian Hoberecht stated "We told our guys that this would be a 40 minute game and it was. They competed and that's all we can ask for."
Kilgore will face Blinn tomorrow at 6:00pm in the Semifinals.