Concordia Panther Girls and Boys Basketball Teams Both Draw Salina Central in First-Round of Salina Invitational Tournament

By Toby Nosker
KNCK Sports Director

The Concordia High School Girls and Boys Basketball teams will both open the 2018 Salina Invitational Basketball Tournament on Thursday, January 18th against the Salina Central Mustangs.

The Concordia Lady Panthers, 2-6, have drawn the #6-seed in next week's tournament and will match-up with #3-seeded Salina Central, 6-2, at 6:30 pm Thursday at Salina Central. The Concordia Boys, 3-5, are the #7-seed in their tournament and will match-up with #2-seeded Salina Central, 6-2, at 8:15 pm Thursday at Salina Central.

All of Concordia's games at the Salina Invitational Tournament will be broadcast live on 1390 KNCK, 98.3 FM and NCKToday.com.

2018 Salina Invitational Tournament - Girls Bracket
Thursday, January 18th
#1 Liberal vs. #8 Goodland at 3 pm at Salina South
#4 Andover vs. #5 Salina South at 6:30 pm at Salina South
#2 Abilene vs. #7 Buhler at 3 pm at Salina Central
#3 Salina Central vs. #6 Concordia at 6:30 pm at Salina Central

2018 Salina Invitational Tournament - Boys Bracket
Thursday, January 18th
#1 Goodland vs. #8 Salina South at 8:15 pm at Salina South
#4 Abilene vs. #5 Andover at 4:45 pm at Salina South
#2 Salina Central vs. #7 Concordia at 8:15 pm at Salina Central
#3 Buhler vs. #6 Liberal at 4:45 pm at Salina Central

All championship bracket games will be played Friday, January 19th and Saturday, January 20th at Kansas Wesleyan University. All consolation bracket games will be played Friday, January 19th and Saturday, January 20th at Salina Central.