Mississippi High School Basketball - Quitman edges West LauderdaleJanuary 26, 2018: Collinsville, MS 39325
The Quitman Panthers (Quitman, MS) basketball nipped the host West Lauderdale Knights (Collinsville, MS), 47-46 in Friday's league test.
The Panthers (5-14) will now prepare for their test against Northeast Lauderdale (Meridian, MS). The Trojans go into the 4A Region 5 test with a 12-10 record. In their last test, Northeast Lauderdale was tipped by Northeast Jones (Laurel, MS), 45-44, in a league test.
The Knights now own a 9-11 record. They play next when they travel to Newton County for a 4A Region 5 test on Tuesday, January 30. West Lauderdale will encounter a Cougars squad coming off a 66-52 league win over Mendenhall (Mendenhall, MS). The Cougars record now stands at 10-9.