Mississippi High School Basketball - Pearl edges Northwest RankinDecember 16, 2011: Pearl, MS 39208
The Pearl Pirates (Pearl, MS) basketball nipped the visiting Northwest Rankin Cougars (Brandon, MS), 73-69 in Friday's non-league test.
The Pirates (11-1) will now prepare for their test against Terry (Terry, MS). The Bulldogs go into the non-league test with a 6-3 record. In their last test, Terry got by Richland (Richland, MS), 46-39, in a non-league test.
The Cougars now own a 4-11 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Yazoo City for a non-league contest on Saturday, December 17. Northwest Rankin will meet a Indians team coming off a 44-41 non-league loss to Humphreys County (Belzoni, MS). The Indians record now stands at 8-4.