North Little Rock will try and move into a tie for the conference lead when it meets Northside. Currently, the Grizzlies (20-6) are 10-1 with their lone loss to the Charging Wildcats, 59-47, in the first meeting between the two. The Wildcats (20-5) are 9-2 after two losses to Conway.

The showdown with Northside was set up after North Little Rock had two easy victories. The Wildcats defeated Fort Smith Southside, 68-51, last Friday. On Tuesday, they won at Little Rock Catholic, 61-47. Northside maintained its conference lead with a 51-45 triumph Tuesday at Conway.