The Corky Kell + Dave Hunter Classic has been innovative in the world of high school football for 32 years and now the forethinking nature of the event will turn its focus to the hardwood to present four top-tier basketball games on the Peachtree Sports Network on Saturday, December 2.
Thomas County Central has seen a resurgence under second year head coach Justin Rogers that has seen them return to the standard set by legendary head coach Ed Pilcher, making it to the quarterfinals or better in back-to-back years for the first time since 2007 and 2008.
The top-ranked Dawgs continued their preparations for the SEC Championship Game on Tuesday afternoon. They practiced from their outdoor facility in Athens. They’ll face 8th-ranked Alabama at 4 p.m. on Saturday from Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the right to punch their ticket to the College Football Playoffs.