Texas High School Basketball - Diboll nipped by ShepherdJanuary 27, 2017: Diboll, TX 75941
The Shepherd Pirates tipped the host Diboll Lumberjacks basketball team by a final score of 56-53 in Friday's league game.
In their next game, the Pirates face the Hudson Hornets (Lufkin, TX) in a 4A Region III District 21 game, on Tuesday, January 31. Shepherd will attempt to move on its 20-7 season record. The Hornets enter the game with a 16-15 record after their 85-46 non-league loss to Aggieland HomeSchool (College Station, TX).
With the defeat, Diboll moves to 5-16 on the year. The Lumberjacks travel to Jasper (Jasper, TX) to face the Bulldogs in a 4A Region III District 21 game on Tuesday, January 31. The Bulldogs enter the game with a record of 12-7. Jasper won 58-37 in their recent non-league game against Northeast Dubois (Dubois, IN)