North Carolina High School Basketball - Mallard Creek nips HoughJanuary 27, 2017: Cornelius, NC 28031
Mallard Creek Mavericks (Charlotte, NC) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host Hough Huskies (Cornelius, NC), 73-72 in a league bout.
With the victory, Mallard Creek upgrades its record to 14-5 on the campaign. The Mavericks host Zebulon B. Vance (Charlotte, NC) to play the Cougars in a Mecka 4A bout on Tuesday, January 31. The Cougars come into the bout with a record of 18-2. Zebulon B. Vance won 73-66 in their recent league bout against West Charlotte (Charlotte, NC)
Next up, the Huskies play the A.L. Brown Wonders (Kannapolis, NC) in a Mecka 4A bout, on Tuesday, January 31. Hough will attempt to upgrade on its 9-11 season record. The Wonders come into the bout with a 3-11 record after their 84-52 league loss to Zebulon B. Vance (Charlotte, NC).