Get Unlimited Access – for Free

See all the latest scores & stats from your favorite teams! Simply sign in or create your free MaxPreps account to unlock this page - it only takes a minute to join.

The Forest (MS) varsity basketball team lost Tuesday's home conference game against rival school Morton (MS) by a score of 54-49.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Morton----54
Forest----49
Final score provided by J. Dawson.
  • Recap
  • Matchup

Game Story

Mississippi High School Basketball - Morton nips Forest

January 12, 2021: Forest, MS 39074

Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Morton Panthers (Morton, MS) and the host Forest Bearcats (Forest, MS), saw Morton's basketball squad hold off Forest by a tally of 54-49.

With the victory, Morton improves its record to 13-4 on the campaign. The Panthers travel to Raleigh (Raleigh, MS) to play the Lions in a 3A Region 5 challenge on Thursday, January 14. The Lions come into the challenge with a record of 0-3. Raleigh lost 55-23 in their recent league challenge against Southeast Lauderdale (Meridian, MS)

Next up, the Bearcats play the Clarkdale Bulldogs (Meridian, MS) in a 3A Region 5 challenge, on Tuesday, January 19. Forest will attempt to improve on its 0-9 season record.

Rankings & Records

Morton (20-21)

NationalMSReg.
3,569737
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
22-79-19-15-38-3.759.9001,7431,448

Forest (20-21)

NationalMSReg.
11,08722531
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
3-152-62-51-60-4.167.250814936

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Morton
11.014.515.013.560.1
Forest
11.09.88.514.545.2

Morton Videos

Forest Videos

Forest doesn't have any videos.

Head-to-Head

  • Morton won on 1/8/2021
    1/8 @ 7:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Forest----30
    Morton----49

    The Forest (MS) varsity basketball team lost Friday's neutral tournament game against rival school Morton (MS) by a score of 49-30.

  • Morton won on 1/12/2021
    1/12 @ 7:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Morton----54
    Forest----49

    The Morton (MS) varsity basketball team won Tuesday's away conference game against rival school Forest (MS) by a score of 54-49.

  • Morton won on 1/29/2021
    1/29 @ 7:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Forest----47
    Morton----48

    The Forest (MS) varsity basketball team lost Friday's neutral conference game against rival school Morton (MS) by a score of 48-47.

  • Morton won last month
    2/11 @ 5pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Forest----50
    Morton----57

    The Forest (MS) varsity basketball team lost Thursday's neutral tournament game against rival school Morton (MS) by a score of 57-50.

Rivalry Information

Morton (20-21)

Forest (20-21)

22-7
Varsity
3-15

Record Breakdown

Morton (20-21)

Forest (20-21)

22-7
Overall
3-15
9-1
League
3-6
9-1
Non-League
0-5
4-0
Head to Head
0-4
5-2
Common Opponent
3-4
9-1
Home
2-5
5-3
Away
1-6
8-3
Neutral
0-4
1-1
Playoff
0-1
22-7
In-State
3-15
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0