Illinois High School Basketball - Benton knocked off by NashvilleDecember 15, 2018: Benton, IL 62812
The Nashville Hornets basketball team scored 42 points and held the host Benton Rangers to 23 in the Hornets non-league triumph on Saturday.
The Hornets now sport a 10-0 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Carterville for a Southern Illinois River-to-River - Mississippi contest on Friday, December 21. Nashville will meet a Lions team coming off a 68-53 non-league loss to Trico (Campbell Hill, IL). The Lions record now stands at 4-5.
The Rangers (7-2) will now prepare for their contest against Harrisburg (Harrisburg, IL). The Bulldogs enter the Southern Illinois River-to-River - Ohio contest with a 1-6 record. In their last contest, Harrisburg was outscored by DuQuoin (DuQuoin, IL), 73-60, in a non-league contest.