Mississippi High School Basketball - Northwest Rankin can't hold off Madison Central
(January 13, 2012: Brandon, MS 39232) The Northwest Rankin Cougars basketball team (Brandon, MS), was nudged 75-72 in Friday's league battle with the visiting Madison Central Jaguars (Madison, MS)
The Jaguars now possess a 10-10 record. They play next when they host Yazoo County for a non-league battle on Saturday, January 14. Madison Central will meet a Panthers team coming off a 44-43 league win over Gentry (Indianola, MS). The Panthers record now stands at 7-13.
The Cougars (5-18) will now prepare for their battle against Murrah (Jackson, MS). The Mustangs come into the 6A Region 4 battle with a 13-9 record. In their last battle, Murrah was nudged by Moss Point (Moss Point, MS), 69-66, in a non-league battle.