Arkansas High School Basketball - Marion tipped by JonesboroFebruary 3, 2017: Marion, AR 72364
In Friday's league match, the visiting Jonesboro Hurricane basketball team scored a tight 66-62 triumph over the Marion Patriots.
In their next game, the Hurricane meet the Valley View Blazers (Jonesboro, AR) in a 5A East match, on Tuesday, February 7. Jonesboro will attempt to move on its 22-0 season record. The Blazers enter the match with a 4-18 record after their 70-67 league loss to Forrest City (Forrest City, AR).
With the defeat, Marion moves to 12-9 on the year. The Patriots travel to West Memphis (West Memphis, AR) to meet the Blue Devils in a 6A East match on Tuesday, February 7. The Blue Devils enter the match with a record of 18-4. West Memphis won 62-49 in their recent league match against Greene County Tech (Paragould, AR)