Weather related postponements have forced the P.I.A.A. to move the State basketball championship games to next week. The Lourdes Regional boys will play Kennedy Catholic in the Class A final, Monday afternoon at the Giant Center in Hershey. The Hazleton Area boys have had their 6 A semifinal against Lincoln postponed twice. That game will now be played Saturday afternoon at Freedom High School in Bethlehem.
In college basketball, the NCAA tourney is down to 16 teams. Thursday night in the south region in Atlanta, Kentucky plays Kansas State and Loyola of Chicago goes against Nevada. In the West in Los Angeles, Florida State plays Gonzaga and Michigan faces Texas A & M.
NBA / Wednesday
Wednesday night in the NBA... the 76er's got by the Memphis Grizzlies 119 – 105.
NHL / Wednesday
In the NHL.... the Penguins defeated the Montreal Canadians 5 -3..