Sterlington (15-14) at Quitman (17-16), Friday, 7 p.m.

In a big game for both teams, Sterlington closes out the boys basketball regular season Friday night at Quitman. Tipoff time is scheduled for 7 p.m.

Sterlington is playing to keep its season alive while the Wolverines are seeking to secure a home playoff bid.

According to the Louisiana High School Athletic Association's updated power ratings released Wednesday, the Panthers (15-14) stand No. 29 in Class 3A.

Quitman (17-16) is ranked No. 16 in Class B.

Sterlington is playing its third game of the week after defeating Oak Grove 53-50 Monday and falling to Grace Christian 77-57 Tuesday.

Quitman is looking to regroup from a 62-59 home court loss to Choudrant on Tuesday.

Playoff brackets for all classifications will be released Monday.

The complete Class 2A power rankings:

1. Madison Prep, 21.37; 2. Peabody, 21.61; Sophie B. Wright, 20.19; 4. Wossman, 19.44; 5. Carroll, 17.72; 6. Union Parish, 16.89; 7. Richwood, 16.09; 8. Brusly, 15.92; 9. Lake Charles Prep, 15.81; 10. Patterson, 15.23; 11. Washington-Marion, 15.18; 12. Crowley, 15.18; 13. Mamou, 14.60; 14. Jena, 14.41; 15. Green Oaks, 14.16; 16 Baker, 14.07; 17. Northwest, 13.90; 18. Madison Parish, 13.44; 19. Donaldsonville, 13.22; 20. Avoyelles, 12.79; 21. Jennings, 12.78; 22. Glen Oaks, 12.65; 23. Bolton, 12.60; 24. North Vermilion, 12.60; 25. Marksville, 12.47; 26. South Beauregard, 12.44; 27. Iota, 12.08; 28. KIPP Renaissance, 12.02; 29. Sterlington, 11.76; 30. Port Barre, 11.73; 31. Abbeville, 11.64; 32. Westlake, 11.15; 33. West Feliciana, 11.08; 34. Berwick, 11.00; 35. Pine Prairie, 10.90; 36. St James, 10.67; 37. W.L. Cohen Prep, 10.31; 38. Iowa, 9.92; 39. Church Point, 9.65; 40. Loranger, 9.63; 41. Kaplan, 9.40; 42. Eunice, 8.81; 43. Jewel Sumner, 8.79; 44. Caldwell, 8.77; 45. Mentorship Academy, 8.38; 46. North Webster, 7.83; 47. Sci Academy, 7.81; 48. Bogalusa, 7.42; 49. Erath, 7.07; 50. Albany, 6.91; 51. International HS of New Orleans, 6.75.