Mississippi High School Basketball - McComb holds off Lawrence CountyJanuary 31, 2017: Monticello, MS 39654
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the McComb Tigers (McComb, MS) and the host Lawrence County Cougars (Monticello, MS), saw McComb's basketball squad hold off Lawrence County by a tally of 49-42.
With the victory, McComb improves its record to 12-7 on the campaign. The Tigers travel to Richland (Richland, MS) to confront the Rangers in a 4A Region 6 challenge on Friday, February 3. The Rangers come into the challenge with a record of 2-17. Richland lost 69-34 in their recent league challenge against North Pike (Summit, MS)
Next up, the Cougars confront the South Pike Eagles (Magnolia, MS) in a 4A Region 6 challenge, on Friday, February 3. Lawrence County will attempt to improve on its 11-12 season record. The Eagles come into the challenge with a 13-5 record after their 56-51 league loss to Florence (Florence, MS).