Maybe Mother Nature is not a basketball fan.
Because of the threat of severe weather Tuesday, eight local varsity basketball games, including five girls games, were canceled or postponed.
The girls cancellations were Medora at Edinburgh and Morristown at Greenwood Christian Academy.
The girls postponements were Shelbyville at Franklin, Indian Creek at Greenwood and Greenfield-Central at Whiteland. Indian Creek will visit Greenwood at 7:30 tonight. The Shelbyville-Franklin game will be played at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. The Greenfield-Whiteland game is rescheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday.
On the boys side, the Knightstown at Edinburgh and Greenwood Christian Academy at Irvington games were canceled.
The boys postponement was Center Grove at Carmel. The makeup date is Feb. 24.
Tonight’s Carmel at Center Grove girls game has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Friday.