Area Sports: High school basketball season opens


Salisbury and North Rowan have home games on Friday in the third round of the playoffs. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. for Shelby at Salisbury and Mountain Heritage at North Rowan. WSAT will broadcast the Salisbury game on 1490, with Duke basketball on 1280. South Rowan gets the basketball season started at A.L. Brown.