The class C boys basketball tournament officially starts this evening for six teams.
For the George Stevens Eagles the tournament really started last Friday evening when they needed a win at Central for their season to continue.
Kelsey Allen scored 33 points, including the the first 17 points for George Stevens as they rolled to a 68-56 victory over Central.
Allen and the Eagles (9-9) will travel to sixth seeded Dexter (11-7) for a prelim game tonight.
The teams did not meet during the regular season.
The Red Devils will travel to Orono for a prelim game starting at 6 p.m. The game can be heard live on 620 AM and zoneradio.com.
Central (7-11) won both regular season match-ups, including 44-41 on January 14th.
Orono earned the home prelim game when they defeated Bucksport 59-38 in their regualr season finale.
Piscataquis community high school (PCHS) will host Bucksport in the 8/9 prelim game game.
PCHS (10-8) earned the home game by winning three of their last four regular season games.
Bucksport (9-9) lost two of their last three games during the regular season. They did have a big win over George Stevens late in the season.
Click here for the full class C boys tournament schedule.