The Knoxville Girls Basketball Squad will be starting the season on Tuesday at PCM. The Panthers’ home opener will be Tuesday December first against Van Meter with the South Central Conference opener at home against Clarke a week later against Clarke. The Panthers have an early season test against Pella on December 22nd heading into the break. Another rivalry game with Pella Christian occurs on January 11th with the annual Coaches vs Cancer game against Chariton on January 23rd, and a new team on the Panthers’ schedule Martensdale-St. Mary’s on February eighth. All conference doubleheaders plus other select games can be heard on 95.3 KNIA and kniakrls.com.