Humboldt Cruises thru First Round of State Tournament

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The Humboldt Vikings boys basketball team cruised thru their first round opponent, Mount Pleasant, in the TSSAA State Tournament, Thursday morning.

The Vikings took an early lead and never looked back.

Desonte Bradford led the Vikings with 20 points. Stephon Turner and Treyvon Brown also scored in double figures (19 and 14 respectively).

Humboldt won the game 65-47.

They will face their semifinal opponent, Watburg, Friday at 3:15 p.m.

Week 7 — Team of the Week

Pick your choice for team of the week

  • Dresden
  • Henry County
  • Huntingdon
  • South Gibson