Mississippi High School Basketball - Coahoma County nudges Choctaw CentralJanuary 19, 2019: Philadelphia, MS 39350
In Saturday's non-league outing, the Coahoma County Red Panthers (Clarksdale, MS) basketball squad nipped the host Choctaw Central Warriors (Philadelphia, MS), by a margin of 51-44.
The Red Panthers (17-2) will now prepare for their outing against West Tallahatchie (Webb, MS). The Choctaws go into the 2A Region 3 outing with a 5-14 record. In their last outing, West Tallahatchie was tipped by O'Bannon (Greenville, MS), 64-60, in a league outing.
The Warriors now own a 13-5 record. They play next when they host Forest for a 3A Region 5 outing on Tuesday, January 22. Choctaw Central will clash with a Bearcats squad coming off a 61-58 league win over Kemper County (DeKalb, MS). The Bearcats record now stands at 9-9.