Fort Smith Northside took two basketball victories over Conway High on Friday night, making back-to-back home losses for the Lady Cats and Wampus Cats.

The Cats lost to Little Rock Hall, another top team in 7A/6A Central on Tuesday.

The Lady Bears (16-1, 3-0) overcame a five-point halftime deficit with steady free-throw shooting down the stretch for a 66-60 victory over the Lady Cats (11-4, 1-2).

The Bears (11-6, 3-0) shut down the Wampus Cats the second half on the way to a 67-47 victory. Conway's boys fell to 10-5, 1-2.

Further details will be in Sunday's print edition of the Log Cabin Democrat.