The Smoky Hill Buffaloes topped the Cherry Creek Bruins 62-44 at home for a big Centennial Conference win.
Before Wednesday's game, both teams had a 3-4 conference record. The win helps the Buffs try and catch Grandview and Eaglecrest, both 5-2 in the conference, as boys basketball heads closer toward playoffs.
Smoky Hill took the lead early and never relinquished it through all four quarters.
Now 10-6 Smoky Hill will face No. 7 Grandview in a major conference match-up Friday.