Arkansas High School Basketball - Jonesboro nudges West MemphisJanuary 31, 2017: West Memphis, AR 72301
In Tuesday's league outing, the Jonesboro Hurricane (Jonesboro, AR) basketball squad nipped the host West Memphis Blue Devils (West Memphis, AR), by a margin of 48-45.
The Hurricane (21-0) will now prepare for their outing against Marion (Marion, AR). The Patriots go into the 6A East match with a 12-8 record. In their last match, Marion was nipped by Forrest City (Forrest City, AR), 82-56, in a league match.
With the defeat, West Memphis moves to 17-4 on the year. The Blue devils travel to Greene County Tech (Paragould, AR) to meet the Golden Eagles in a 5A East match on Friday, February 3. The Golden Eagles enter the match with a record of 12-7. Greene County Tech lost 58-50 in their recent league match against Blytheville (Blytheville, AR)