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The Newport Central Catholic (Newport, KY) varsity basketball team lost Tuesday's home conference game against Highlands (Fort Thomas, KY) in overtime by a score of 81-77.

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Highlands172513131381
NCCHS14221517977
Final score provided by J. Ott.
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Kentucky High School Basketball - Highlands nips Newport Central Catholic

January 28, 2020: Newport, KY 41071

Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Highlands Bluebirds (Fort Thomas, KY) and the host Newport Central Catholic Thoroughbreds (Newport, KY), saw Highlands's basketball squad hold off Newport Central Catholic by a count of 81-77.

With the victory, Highlands upgrades its record to 13-1 on the campaign. The Bluebirds host Frankfort (Frankfort, KY) to meet the Panthers in a non-league match on Friday, January 31. The Panthers enter the match with a record of 6-10.

With the defeat, Newport Central Catholic moves to 9-8 on the year. The Thoroughbreds travel to Scott (Covington, KY) to meet the Eagles in a non-league match on Monday, February 3. The Eagles enter the match with a record of 3-13. Scott lost 64-50 in their recent league match against Campbell County (Alexandria, KY)

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  • Q1
  • F/OT
  1. MaxPreps

    Game Started
    Highlands
    Bluebirds
    0 - 0
    NCCHS
    Thoroughbreds
    Posted @ 7:45p
  2. J. Ott

    Highlands wins 81-77.
    Posted @ 8:30p
  3. J. Ott

    Overtime Final
    Highlands
    Bluebirds
    81 - 77
    NCCHS
    Thoroughbreds

Scoretracker Providers

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Rankings & Records

Highlands (19-20)

NationalKY
1,56920
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
24-46-012-09-33-1.8571.0002,1581,675

Newport Central Catholic (19-20)

NationalKY
5,44490
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
14-104-26-26-62-2.583.6671,4471,293

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Highlands
13.321.512.016.513.077.1
Newport Central Catholic
11.614.612.49.69.060.3

Common Opponents

SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
Highlands14-4Newport Central Catholic11-6
DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
12/5/19Bishop BrossartHighlands(W) 65-582/7/20Bishop BrossartNewport Central Catholic(W) 76-73
12/9/19Holy CrossHighlands(W) 96-651/7/20Newport Central CatholicHoly Cross(L) 72-51
12/12/19ScottHighlands(W) 85-722/3/20Newport Central CatholicScott(W) 85-62
12/16/19DaytonHighlands(W) 92-491/20/20Newport Central CatholicDayton(W) 69-45
2/26/20DaytonHighlands(W) 72-24
1/7/20HighlandsNewport(W) 71-582/15/20Newport Central CatholicNewport(W) 50-47
2/28/20HighlandsNewport(W) 75-492/26/20Newport Central CatholicNewport(L) 53-44
1/9/20HighlandsConner(L) 73-612/20/20ConnerNewport Central Catholic(L) 55-52
1/14/20HolmesHighlands(W) 97-791/10/20HolmesNewport Central Catholic(W) 74-58
1/21/20Boone CountyHighlands(W) 88-5912/18/19Newport Central CatholicBoone County(W) 61-47
1/24/20HighlandsBellevue(W) 96-351/14/20Newport Central CatholicBellevue(W) 72-22
2/8/20BellevueNewport Central Catholic(W) 71-30
2/1/20HighlandsCovington Catholic(L) 65-3912/20/19Newport Central CatholicCovington Catholic(L) 59-24
3/9/20HighlandsCovington Catholic(L) 59-54
2/5/20HighlandsDixie Heights(W) 83-7212/4/19Dixie HeightsNewport Central Catholic(W) 66-57
2/11/20CooperHighlands(W) 66-612/5/20CooperNewport Central Catholic(W) 63-45
2/14/20Lloyd MemorialHighlands(W) 90-6412/6/19Newport Central CatholicLloyd Memorial(W) 70-55
2/19/20HighlandsSt. Henry(L) 68-511/17/20Newport Central CatholicSt. Henry(L) 57-55
2/21/20HighlandsBeechwood(W) 78-6312/10/19Newport Central CatholicBeechwood(L) 60-47

Record Breakdown

Highlands (19-20)

Newport Central Catholic (19-20)

24-4
Overall
14-10
6-0
League
4-2
18-3
Non-League
8-6
1-0
Head to Head
0-1
14-4
Common Opponent
11-6
12-0
Home
6-2
9-3
Away
6-6
3-1
Neutral
2-2
0-1
Playoff
0-0
24-4
In-State
13-8
0-0
Out-of-State
1-2