Illinois High School Basketball - Massac County edges BentonFebruary 9, 2019: Benton, IL 62812
The Massac County Patriots (Metropolis, IL) basketball nipped the host Benton Rangers (Benton, IL), 45-41 in Saturday's league test.
The Patriots (16-11) will now prepare for their test against Eldorado (Eldorado, IL). The Eagles go into the non-league test with a 18-8 record.
The Rangers now own a 19-9 record. They play next when they travel to Murphysboro for a Southern Illinois River-to-River - Ohio test on Friday, February 15. Benton will encounter a Red Devils squad coming off a 53-42 league win over Harrisburg (Harrisburg, IL). The Red Devils record now stands at 19-9.