North Carolina High School Basketball - Purnell Swett trounced by RichmondJanuary 31, 2017: Rockingham, NC 28380
The Richmond Raiders routed the visiting Purnell Swett Rams basketball team by a final score of 141-105 in Tuesday's league game.
In their next game, the Raiders face the Lumberton Pirates (Lumberton, NC) in a Southeastern 4A game, on Friday, February 3. Richmond will attempt to move on its 15-5 season record. The Pirates enter the game with a 10-9 record after their 75-70 league win over Hoke County (Raeford, NC).
With the defeat, Purnell Swett moves to 3-13 on the year. The Rams travel to Scotland (Laurinburg, NC) to face the Fighting Scots in a Southeastern 4A game on Wednesday, February 1. The Fighting Scots enter the game with a record of 9-11. Scotland lost 50-44 in their recent league game against Pinecrest (Southern Pines, NC)