Mississippi High School Basketball - Starkville thwarts Yazoo City
(January 27, 2012: Yazoo City, MS 39194) The Starkville Yellowjackets (Starkville, MS) basketball felled the host Yazoo City Indians (Yazoo City, MS), 54-34 in Friday's league test.
The Yellowjackets (11-3) will now prepare for their test against Neshoba Central (Philadelphia, MS). The Rockets go into the 5A Region 3 test with a 7-13 record. In their last test, Neshoba Central went down by Canton (Canton, MS), 89-33, in a league test.
The Indians now own a 17-9 record. They take the field next when they host Yazoo County for a non-league test on Saturday, January 28. Yazoo City will clash with a Panthers squad coming off a 45-38 league loss to Humphreys County (Belzoni, MS). The Panthers record now stands at 8-17.