(Avoca) Boys basketball teams across the state will be tipping off their 2012-13 seasons tonight and among them are CAM and AHST. Those two squads will compete in Avoca tonight and we'll have the broadcast on KSOM.
CAM is coming off of one of their best seasons in several years. The Cougars went 19-5 a season ago and advanced to the district finals. The team loses five seniors including their top three scorers. Also gone is head coach Franklin Dae and in steps Brian Fogleman to lead the team. The leading returning scorer for the Cougars is Trevor McKee who posted 8.5 ppg last year.
AHST went 5-17 during the 2011-12 season. The Vikings lose their top two scorers from that team. Among the list of key returners are Tyler Robinson, Lee Whyte, and Steven Jacobsen. Robinson averaged 8.3 ppg as a junior while Whyte and Jacobsen each saw significant minutes as freshmen.
Tonight's game tips off at approximately 7:30 p.m. Pregame coverage will come your way at around 7:15.