North Carolina High School Basketball - Burns ripped by ShelbyJanuary 22, 2013: Shelby, NC 28152
The Shelby Golden Lions basketball team scored 84 points and held the visiting Burns Bulldogs to 53 in the Golden Lions league triumph on Tuesday.
The Golden Lions now sport a 16-2 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Freedom for a 3A/2A South Mountain bout on Thursday, January 24. Shelby will play a Patriots squad coming off a 83-38 league win over Patton (Morganton, NC). The Patriots record now stands at 13-3.
Next up, the Bulldogs play the North Gaston Wildcats (Dallas, NC) in a non-league bout, on Wednesday, January 23. Burns will attempt to upgrade on its 2-11 season record. The Wildcats come into the bout with a 4-10 record after their 81-74 league loss to South Point (Belmont, NC).