At the Palace
Today, at the Corn Palace, the Mitchell High School boys’ basketball team hosts Pierre in an Eastern South Dakota Conference game.
Time: 7 p.m.
Records: Mitchell is 1-11, while Pierre is 7-2.
Notes: Pierre beat Mitchell in their first meeting of the season 76-61 in Pierre. It was both teams’ season opener. … The Kernels are on a 10-game losing streak and their lone win came against ESD newcomer Harrisburg Dec. 17. … Pierre is the fourth-ranked team in the state. … The Governors won their first seven games of the season but have dropped their last two.
Next: Sixteen boys’ basketball teams will take the floor in the Hanson Classic Saturday. The first game is at 10 a.m.