The series spans 140 games dating back to 1948. Trigg County has won 70 games. Lyon County has won 70 games.
In fact, just 49 points separate the all-time series. Lyon County has scored 9,240 against Trigg (last night's game included). Trigg County has scored 9,191 points against their neighbors to the north.
In the 140 game series history:
- There have been three overtime games -- Trigg is 2-1.
- There have been two double-overtime games -- Trigg won 79-74 in 1982 and Lyon won 79-75 in 2009.
- Trigg County won the only triple overtime game of the series 79-77 in 2007.
- Of the 140 games, 40 (28-percent) have been decided by five points or less. Trigg County is 24-16 on those games.
- Of the 140 games, six have been decided by a single point with Trigg winning five of the six.
- Trigg County is 39-25 in games played in Cadiz. Lyon County is 40-21 in games on their home floor.
- Trigg County is 14-8 vs. Lyon County in the Fifth District Tournament, but Lyon County owns a 3-1 advantage in the All-A Classic Region Tournament.
- Trigg County has never scored 100 points on Lyon County in 140 games. Lyon has topped 100 points twice -- in 1991 and 1992.
- Trigg County was 9-3 vs. Eddyville High but just 3-19 vs. Kuttawa High.
You won't find many basketball series in the state as close as this one. Game #141 is on tap for Jan. 6, 2012 in Eddyville.