Nevada High School Basketball - Pershing County knocked off by Battle MountainJanuary 23, 2018: Battle Mountain, NV 89820
The Battle Mountain Longhorns basketball team scored 52 points and held the visiting Pershing County Mustangs to 34 in the Longhorns league triumph on Tuesday.
The Longhorns now sport a 16-5 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Silver Stage for a 2A Northern contest on Friday, January 26. Battle Mountain will meet a Nighthawks team coming off a 57-24 non-league win over Coral Academy of Science - Reno (Reno, NV). The Nighthawks record now stands at 6-6.
The Mustangs (16-6) will now prepare for their contest against Yerington (Yerington, NV). The Lions enter the 2A Northern contest with a 14-10 record. In their last contest, Yerington ran past West Wendover (West Wendover, NV), 38-36, in a league contest.