Illinois High School Basketball - Johnston City can't hold off Hardin CountyFebruary 2, 2019: Elizabethtown, IL 62931
The Hardin County Cougars basketball team scored 52 points and held the visiting Johnston City Indians to 50 in the Cougars non-league triumph on Saturday.
The Cougars now sport a 12-11 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Webster County for a non-league contest on Thursday, February 7. Hardin County will battle a Trojans team coming off a 68-54 non-league loss to Hopkins County Central (Madisonville, KY). The Trojans record now stands at 9-11.
The Indians (12-13) will now prepare for their contest against Elverado (Elkville, IL). The Falcons enter the non-league contest with a 19-8 record. In their last contest, Elverado was nudged by Meridian (Mounds, IL), 54-50, in a league contest.