Kentucky Mavericks Gear Up for Divisional Playoffs

For Immediate Release

By Benjamin Parsley

(Owensboro, KY) – The Premier Basketball League rapped up an exciting season last weekend, with your Kentucky Mavericks prevailing with the best over all record at 19-1. This record gave them a first round by in the playoffs and home court advantage throughout. They stayed undefeated in the Midwest Division and also did not lose at home this season.

The Maverick’s Drive for 5 starts in a divisional, sudden death, play in game on Saturday, April 16th. Tip off will be at 7 pm CST against the second place, Lake Michigan Admirals. The winner will take on the winner of Buffalo and Rochester in the PBL Finals on April 20, 23, and 24 (if needed) best 2 out of 3 series. With Kentucky having home court advantage throughout the series, final 2 games will be played at the Owensboro Sportscenter.

Lake Michigan took care of business in their first round game beating the Indianapolis Diesels 93-91. The Admirals have made big strides late in the season to refuel their roster to compete with the Mavericks. The last time these two teams collided in Owensboro the Mavericks won thanks to the clutch play of PJ Couisnard. The 96-89 win was the closest a game has been at home for the Mavericks.

PJ Couisnard, a fan favorite thanks to his great scoring ability, will be back in action for the playoffs after missing the last two games with an injury. Couisnard is averaging over 20 points per game this season.

Tickets for the Mavericks Semi-Final game and PBL Finals can be bought at or come into our office at 817 W 1st Street in Owensboro on Weekdays from 10 am- 5 pm. Owensboro Sportscenter Box Office will open 3 hours prior to tip off on Saturday.

Prices for April 16 Divisional Playoffs: $19 for Reserved Chairback, $12 for General Admission, and $7 for Students and Children (ages 3-12)
Prices for PBL Championship Series: $22 for Reserved Chairback, $14 for General Admission, and $8 for Students and Children (ages 3-12).

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