Illinois High School Basketball - Pope County nipped by Hardin CountyFebruary 18, 2019: Elizabethtown, IL 62931
The Hardin County Cougars tipped the visiting Pope County Pirates basketball team by a final score of 48-45 in Monday's non-league game.
In their next game, the Cougars face the Cobden Appleknockers (Cobden, IL) in a non-league game, on Wednesday, February 20. Hardin County will attempt to move on its 15-15 season record. The Appleknockers enter the game with a 21-9 record after their 63-38 non-league win over Crab Orchard (Marion, IL).
With the defeat, Pope County moves to 19-12 on the year.