In the boys game, Trigg County fell behind 33-19 in the first half before rallying to tie the game at 43-43 by halftime.
The game was interrupted in the third quarter by a 17-minute delay when the lights above the gym floor went out. Trigg was leading 51-50 at the time.
Trigg County led 59-57 after three quarters, but Livingston scored the first six points of the fourth quarter and never trailed again. The Wildcats missed their first five shots of the quarter, while Livingston hit seven of their first eight shots in the final frame.
Deonquez Nance led Trigg County with 32 points and five rebounds. Brien Dossett had nine points and six rebounds, while David Wease and Cole Gardner each scored eight points.
Livingston Central was led by Lucas Croft with 22 points and nine rebounds. Kenneth Cowsert added 16 points and 11 rebounds.
Trigg County falls to 3-1 with the loss and 1-1 in district play. The game was the 120th in the series between the two schools, with Trigg leading 63-57. Ironically, in 1,894 career games, it's the first time a Trigg County game has ended with the score 78-71. The last seven regular season games at Livingston Central have been decided by single digits.
The Wildcats will play Mayfield today at 5pm in the First Kentucky Bank Shootout at Graves County High School.
In the girls game, Livingston Central used a 13-0 run to end the third quarter, and that proved to be the difference in the game as the Lady Cardinals won 58-45, snapping Trigg's winning streak at three games.
Livingston Central outrebounded Trigg 41-31 and won the battle of second chance points 16-6.
LeLe Grubbs had 12 points to lead Trigg County, while Mallory Mize added 11.
Livingston got 19 points and 16 rebounds from Haile Lampley.
Trigg County falls to 4-1 overall and 1-1 in district play, while Livingston improves to 4-0 and 2-0.
The Lady Wildcats will play at Webster County Tuesday in their first trip to Dixon since 2006.
BOYS DISTRICT STANDINGS
Livingston Central 2-0 (3-1)
Lyon County 1-1 (3-2)
Trigg County 1-1 (4-1)
Crittenden County 0-2 (3-2)
GIRLS DISTRICT STANDINGS
Livingston Central 2-0 (4-0)
Trigg County 1-1 (3-1)
Lyon County 1-1 (1-4)
Crittenden County 0-2 (1-4)