North Carolina High School Basketball - Orange can't hold off Cardinal GibbonsFebruary 8, 2012: Raleigh, NC 27607
The Orange Panthers basketball team (Hillsborough, NC), was nudged 47-41 in Wednesday's league battle with the host Cardinal Gibbons Crusaders (Raleigh, NC)
The Crusaders now possess a 13-10 record. They play next when they travel to Webb for a 3A Carolina contest on Friday, February 10. Cardinal Gibbons will confront a Warriors team coming off a 70-46 league win over Northern Vance (Henderson, NC). The Warriors record now stands at 15-4.
The Panthers (8-12) will now prepare for their contest against Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC). The Tigers enter the 3A Carolina contest with a 23-0 record. In their last contest, Chapel Hill nudged Southern Vance (Henderson, NC), 68-47, in a league contest.