Mississippi High School Basketball - Northwest Rankin beat Canton
(January 14, 2012: Canton, MS 39046) The Northwest Rankin Cougars ran past the host Canton Tigers basketball team by a final score of 57-43 in Saturday's non-league game.
In their next game, the Cougars face the Murrah Mustangs (Jackson, MS) in a 6A Region 4 game, on Tuesday, January 17. Northwest Rankin will attempt to move on its 6-18 season record. The Mustangs enter the game with a 13-9 record after their 69-66 non-league loss to Moss Point (Moss Point, MS).
With the defeat, Canton moves to 6-13 on the year. The Tigers travel to Jim Hill (Jackson, MS) to face the Tigers in a non-league game on Tuesday, January 17. The Tigers enter the game with a record of 18-4. Jim Hill won 72-55 in their recent non-league game against Madison Ridgeland Academy (Madison, MS)