Mississippi High School Basketball - Neshoba Central edges Southeast LauderdaleJanuary 19, 2018: Philadelphia, MS 39350
The Neshoba Central Rockets (Philadelphia, MS) basketball nipped the visiting Southeast Lauderdale Tigers (Meridian, MS), 46-43 in Friday's non-league test.
The Rockets (8-8) will now prepare for their test against South Jones (Ellisville, MS). The Braves go into the non-league test with a 2-17 record. In their last test, South Jones was tipped by Laurel (Laurel, MS), 63-57, in a league test.
The Tigers now own a 6-6 record. They play next when they host Morton for a 3A Region 5 test on Tuesday, January 23. Southeast Lauderdale will encounter a Panthers squad coming off a 77-59 league loss to Forest (Forest, MS). The Panthers record now stands at 5-14.