Mississippi High School Basketball - Columbia routs North Pike
(January 10, 2012: Summit, MS 39666) In Tuesday's league outing, the Columbia Wildcats (Columbia, MS) basketball squad overwhelmed the host North Pike Jaguars (Summit, MS), by a count of 91-63.
The Wildcats (16-2) will now prepare for their outing against Purvis (Purvis, MS). The Tornadoes go into the 4A Region 7 outing with a 8-9 record. In their last challenge, Purvis was crushed by Tylertown (Tylertown, MS), 62-48, in a league challenge.
Next up, the Jaguars play the Lawrence County Cougars (Monticello, MS) in a 4A Region 7 challenge, on Friday, January 13. North Pike will attempt to upgrade on its 2-10 season record. The Cougars come into the challenge with a 10-8 record after their 72-58 league loss to South Pike (Magnolia, MS).