Greenwood’s Lofton Howard jumps to block a shot by Barren County’s Mason Griggs during a 2021 game at E. A. Diddle Arena.

Editor’s note – This is the seventh in an 11-part series of high school basketball previews counting down to the scheduled opening night of the regular season on Nov. 28.

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