Prep basketball: Bossier downs Huntington in Hall of Fame game; parish jamboree set for Saturday


Chris Davenport scored 17 points and Larry Robinson had 16 as the Bossier Bearkats defeated the Huntington Raiders 57-48 in a Hall of Fame boys basketball game Tuesday night at Huntington.

The game does not count on the teams’ records. After expenses, proceeds from the game go to the Louisiana High School Sports Hall of Fame.

The annual Bossier Parish Jamboree is Saturday at Airline.

The Parkway and Benton boys face off at 2 p.m. followed by the girls teams.

Here is the rest of the schedule: Haughton vs. Plain Dealing girls, 4:20; Haughton vs. Plain Dealing boys, 5:30; Airline vs. Bossier girls, 6:40; Airline vs. Bossier boys, 7:50.

The 2015-16 season gets underway Tuesday.

In boys and girls games, Benton visits Haughton and Airline is at Northwood. In a girls game only, Bossier visits Captain Shreve.

— Russell Hedges,