O達ryant at Boston English, 4 p.m. Tuesday
Even though O達ryant is undefeated in city league play, Boston English came the closest to beating them this season during a 44-38 contest at O達ryant on Jan. 8.
English痴 gymnasium is also one of the most difficult to play in in the city league and one that O達ryant has struggled playing in during previous meetings between the two squads.
English is fighting for the second place in the Boston City League South division behind O達ryant. The Blue and Blue currently sit in third place behind New Mission, who they play on Feb. 13 on the road.
Latin Academy at West Roxbury, 4:30 p.m. Thursday
Latin Academy is down but not out of the city tournament.
Currently in third place in the North division behind Fenway and South Boston, the Dragons need to win all four of their remaining games to clinch a spot in cities, including a Feb. 12 game at South Boston.
The Knights defeated the Dragons 67-60 in the first meeting between the two teams on Jan. 16.
New Mission at O達ryant, 5:30 p.m. Thursday
This is not only a rematch of last year痴 Boston City League championship game, it痴 also a battle between the only two undefeated teams in city league play.
Last February Fenway beat the Tigers 57-34 to win its first ever city championship.
And these two teams are the favorites to play again for the city title on Feb. 21.
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