North Carolina High School Basketball - Alexander Central nips McDowellJanuary 15, 2021: Taylorsville, NC 28681
Alexander Central Cougars (Taylorsville, NC) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting McDowell Titans (Marion, NC), 40-36 in a league bout.
With the victory, Alexander Central upgrades its record to 3-1 on the campaign. The Cougars host Freedom (Morganton, NC) to play the Patriots in a Northwestern 3A/4A bout on Tuesday, January 19. The Patriots come into the bout with a record of 1-2. Freedom lost 59-54 in their recent league bout against South Caldwell (Hudson, NC)
Next up, the Titans play the South Caldwell Spartans (Hudson, NC) in a Northwestern 3A/4A bout, on Tuesday, January 19. McDowell will attempt to upgrade on its 2-2 season record. The Spartans come into the bout with a 2-2 record after their 59-54 league win over Freedom (Morganton, NC).