Mississippi High School Basketball - Velma Jackson nipped by IndependenceMarch 3, 2018: Independence, MS 38618
The Independence Wildcats tipped the visiting Velma Jackson Falcons basketball team by a final score of 41-39 in Saturday's non-league game.
In their next game, the Wildcats face the Hazlehurst Indians (Hazlehurst, MS) in a non-league game, on Wednesday, March 7. Independence will attempt to move on its 25-6 season record. The Indians enter the game with a 16-9 record after their 81-76 non-league win over Humphreys County (Belzoni, MS).
With the defeat, Velma Jackson moves to 22-6 on the year.