Mississippi High School Basketball - North Pontotoc thwarts FalknerJanuary 11, 2019: Ecru, MS 38841
The North Pontotoc Vikings (Ecru, MS) basketball knocked off the visiting Falkner Eagles (Falkner, MS), 67-57 in Friday's non-league test.
The Vikings (9-11) will now prepare for their test against Mantachie (Mantachie, MS). The Mustangs go into the 3A Region 1 test with a 8-7 record. In their last test, Mantachie went down by Belmont (Belmont, MS), 65-0, in a league test.
The Eagles now own a 12-7 record. They play next when they travel to Byers for a 1A Region 2 test on Tuesday, January 15. Falkner will encounter a Lions squad coming off a 54-42 league win over Ashland (Ashland, MS). The Lions record now stands at 8-5.