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The Velma Jackson (Camden, MS) varsity basketball team lost Saturday's neutral playoff game against Independence (MS) by a score of 41-39.

This game is a part of the "2018 MHSAA Girls Basketball Championships - Girls 3A" tournament.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Independence13811941
Velma Jackson55151439
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Game Story

Mississippi High School Basketball - Velma Jackson nipped by Independence

March 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.

Krystal JacksonWildcats Reporter
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  1. Check In

    1st Quarter
    13 - 5 The scorer has checked in. IHS 13, VJHS 5
    Posted @ 7:40p
  2. Game Attendance

    1st Quarter
    Attendance Hundreds
    Posted @ 7:40p
  3. 13 - 5

    End of 1st Quarter

    2nd Quarter
    IHS 13, VJHS 5
    Posted @ 7:40p
  4. 13 - 5

    Halftime

    Halftime
    IHS 13, VJHS 5
    Posted @ 8:17p
  5. 13 - 5

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Velma Jackson3rd Quarter
    Velma Jackson's ball.
    Posted @ 8:22p
  6. 13 - 5

    End of 3rd Quarter

    4th Quarter
    IHS 13, VJHS 5
    Posted @ 8:22p

Scoretracker Providers

Krystal JacksonWildcats Reporter

Rankings & Records

Independence (17-18)

NationalMSReg.
4,2487114
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
26-79-111-17-18-5.788.9001,9271,511

Velma Jackson (17-18)

NationalMSReg.
2,282395
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
22-69-19-211-32-1.786.9001,4341,052

Team Scoring Averages

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Independence
16.110.516.514.716.058.4
Velma Jackson
12.112.312.714.1-51.2

Common Opponents

SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
Independence1-0Velma Jackson0-2
DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
11/21/17IndependenceCanton(W) 43-4011/18/17Velma JacksonCanton(L) 47-37
2/3/18CantonVelma Jackson(L) 44-42

Record Breakdown

Independence (17-18)

Velma Jackson (17-18)

26-7
Overall
22-6
9-1
League
9-1
9-4
Non-League
7-4
1-0
Head to Head
0-1
1-0
Common Opponent
0-2
11-1
Home
9-2
7-1
Away
11-3
8-5
Neutral
2-1
4-1
Playoff
2-1
25-7
In-State
22-6
1-0
Out-of-State
0-0