Mississippi High School Basketball - Lawrence County nipped by South PikeFebruary 3, 2017: Monticello, MS 39654
The South Pike Eagles tipped the host Lawrence County Cougars basketball team by a final score of 38-36 in Friday's league game.
In their next game, the Eagles face the North Pike Jaguars (Summit, MS) in a 4A Region 6 game, on Tuesday, February 7. South Pike will attempt to move on its 15-5 season record. The Jaguars enter the game with a 14-8 record after their 67-55 league loss to Florence (Florence, MS).
With the defeat, Lawrence County moves to 11-13 on the year. The Cougars host Richland (Richland, MS) to face the Rangers in a 4A Region 6 game on Tuesday, February 7. The Rangers enter the game with a record of 2-18. Richland lost 53-47 in their recent league game against McComb (McComb, MS)