Mississippi High School Basketball - Lanier knocked off by Neshoba CentralJanuary 24, 2017: Philadelphia, MS 39350
The Neshoba Central Rockets basketball team scored 71 points and held the visiting Lanier Bulldogs to 55 in the Rockets league triumph on Tuesday.
The Rockets now sport a 19-2 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Vicksburg for a 5A Region 4 contest on Friday, January 27. Neshoba Central will meet a Gators team coming off a 56-48 league win over Ridgeland (Ridgeland, MS). The Gators record now stands at 13-6.
The Bulldogs (2-19) will now prepare for their contest against Ridgeland (Ridgeland, MS). The Titans enter the 5A Region 4 contest with a 13-8 record. In their last contest, Ridgeland was defeated by Vicksburg (Vicksburg, MS), 56-48, in a league contest.