North Carolina High School Basketball - Rutherfordton-Spindale Central nipped by ShelbyFebruary 3, 2012: Rutherfordton, NC 28139
The Shelby Golden Lions tipped the host Rutherfordton-Spindale Central Hilltoppers basketball team by a final score of 81-76 in Friday's league game.
In their next game, the Golden Lions face the East Rutherford Cavaliers (Forest City, NC) in a 3A/2A South Mountain game, on Tuesday, February 7. Shelby will attempt to move on its 15-4 season record. The Cavaliers enter the game with a 18-3 record after their 79-67 league loss to Freedom (Morganton, NC).
With the defeat, Rutherfordton-Spindale Central moves to 5-9 on the year.