North Carolina High School Basketball - Southern Durham can't hold off NorthernDecember 12, 2017: Durham, NC 27712
The Southern Durham Spartans basketball team (Durham, NC), was nudged 69-62 in Tuesday's league battle with the host Northern Knights (Durham, NC)
The Knights now possess a 4-0 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to East Chapel Hill for a Big Eight 3A battle on Friday, December 15. Northern will battle a Wildcats team coming off a 56-50 league loss to Orange (Hillsborough, NC). The Wildcats record now stands at 3-2.
The Spartans (2-3) will now prepare for their battle against Northwood (Pittsboro, NC). The Chargers come into the Big Eight 3A battle with a 3-2 record. In their last battle, Northwood edged Cedar Ridge (Hillsborough, NC), 55-51, in a league battle.