Mississippi High School Basketball - Independence succumbs to ByersJanuary 14, 2011: Independence, MS 38638
The Byers Lions topped the host Independence Wildcats basketball team by a final score of 60-46 in Friday's non-league game.
In their next game, the Lions face the Memphis Home Education (Memphis, TN) in a non-league game, on Monday, January 17. Byers will attempt to move on its 13-7 season record. The enter the game with a 16-4 record after their 42-31 non-league win over Munford (Munford, TN).
With the defeat, Independence moves to 14-5 on the year. The Wildcats travel to Charleston (Charleston, MS) to face the Tigers in a 3A Region 3 game on Tuesday, January 18. The Tigers enter the game with a record of 7-7. Charleston lost 53-44 in their recent league game against Palmer (Marks, MS)