MAC Shootout begins today, busy high school hoops day on KJAN


January 11th, 2019 by Chris Parks

We have a busy day of high school basketball coverage on the way for you today on KJAN. Three games are on the slate.

We’ll get started with a Western Iowa Conference doubleheader over at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs. The Riverside Bulldogs will face the Underwood Eagles as part of the Jennie Ed Sports Med MAC Shootout. The girls game will get started at 4:00pm with the boys to follow at 5:30pm. Those are the first two games of a 12-game two day slate for the event. The nightcap tonight will have Glenwood facing St. Albert in a doubleheader. Here is a look a the schedule for the MAC Shootout.

Friday, January 11th
4:00 PM – Riverside vs Underwood (G)
5:30 PM – Riverside vs Underwood (B)
7:00 PM – Glenwood vs St.Albert (G)
8:30 PM – Glenwood vs St.Albert (B)

Saturday, January 12th
10:00 AM – Louisville vs Thomas Jefferson (B)
11:30 AM – Nebraska City vs Fremont Mills (B)
1:00 PM – Wahoo Neumann vs Abraham Lincoln (G)
2:30 PM – Wahoo Neumann vs Abraham Lincoln (B)
4:00 PM – Bennington vs Sioux City West (G)
5:30 PM – Treynor vs Thomas Jefferson (G)
7:00 PM – Bellevue West vs Lewis Central (G)
8:30 PM – Bellevue West vs Lewis Central (B)

After our coverage of the Underwood vs. Riverside double-dip we will head across town to Lewis Central High School where the Class 3A 5th-ranked Titans will host the Atlantic Trojans. Tip-off for that one is set for 7:30pm. Coverage cancelled of final game due to time change to 5:00pm. Chris Parks and Mike Smith will have the call of both games from Council Bluffs today. You can catch the action on AM1220, FM101.1, online at, and live video will be available on our Facebook page.