Illinois High School Basketball - Benton can't hold off MurphysboroJanuary 17, 2020: Murphysboro, IL 62966
The Murphysboro Red Devils basketball squad scored 51 points and limited the visiting Benton Rangers to 46 in the Red Devils league win on Friday.
The Red Devils (13-4) will now prepare for their outing against Waterloo (Waterloo, IL). The Bulldogs go into the non-league outing with a 4-10 record. In their last outing, Waterloo held off Staunton (Staunton, IL), 41-31, in a non-league outing.
The Rangers now own a 13-4 record. They play next when they host Hamilton County for a non-league outing on Monday, January 20. Benton will clash with a Foxes squad coming off a 42-28 non-league win over Carrier Mills-Stonefort (Carrier Mills, IL). The Foxes record now stands at 8-9.