End Brings Focus

Heard, Tigers Desperate To Keep Season Going

Posted: February 27, 2013 at 5 a.m.

Austin Heard of Bentonville takes the ball to the basket during the Tigers’ game Jan. 22 at Tiger Arena in Bentonville. Heard has been a three-year starter and done his part in helping Bentonville reach the Class 7A State Tournament all three seasons.

Austin Heard realizes the end of his high school basketball career is almost here, and it can provide motivation and desperation at the same time.

At A Glance

Class 7A State Tournament

Wednesday’s Games

GAME 1: C4 Conway vs. W5 Van Buren, 2:30 p.m.

GAME 2: W3 Bentonville vs. C6 Little Rock Central, 5:30 p.m.

GAME 3: W4 Bryant vs. C5 Cabot, 8:30 p.m.

Thursday’s Games

GAME 4: C3 West Memphis vs. W6 Rogers High, 2:30 p.m.

GAME 5: W1 Fayetteville vs. Winner Game 1, 5:30 p.m.

GAME 6: C2 Fort Smith Northside vs. Winner Game 2, 8:30 p.m.

Friday’s Games

GAME 7: C1 North Little Rock vs. Winner Game 3, 5:30 p.m.

GAME 8: W2 Springdale High vs. Winner Game 4, 8:30 p.m.

Saturday’s Games

GAME 9: Winner Game 5 vs. Winner Game 6, 1:30 p.m.

GAME 10: Winner Game 7 vs. Winner Game 8, 7:30 p.m.


at Barton Coliseum, Little Rock

GAME 11: Winner Game 9 vs. Winner Game 10, date and time TBA

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