Kentucky High School Basketball - Greenup County edges RussellJanuary 27, 2017: Russell, KY 41169
The Greenup County Musketeers (Greenup, KY) basketball nipped the host Russell Red Devils (Russell, KY), 70-66 in Friday's league test.
The Musketeers (15-6) will now prepare for their test against Paintsville (Paintsville, KY). The Tigers go into the non-league test with a 6-14 record. In their last test, Paintsville was tipped by Magoffin County (Salyersville, KY), 64-45, in a league test.
The Red Devils now own a 8-14 record. They play next when they host Raceland for a District 63 test on Saturday, January 28. Russell will encounter a Rams squad coming off a 56-43 non-league win over St. Joseph Central (Ironton, OH). The Rams record now stands at 6-13.