Mississippi High School Basketball - Simmons overwhelms BrooksJanuary 21, 2020: Benoit, MS 38725
The crowd at Tuesday's league match between the Simmons Blue Devils (Hollandale, MS) and the host Brooks Tigers (Benoit, MS), observed Simmons's basketball team overwhelm Brooks by a final score of 53-20.
In their next game, the Blue Devils meet the Shaw Hawks (Shaw, MS) in a 1A Region 6 match, on Friday, January 24. Simmons will attempt to move on its 15-2 season record. The Hawks enter the match with a 7-14 record after their 59-22 league win over Leflore County (Itta Bena, MS).
With the defeat, Brooks moves to 1-8 on the year. The Tigers travel to West Bolivar (Rosedale, MS) to meet the Eagles in a 1A Region 6 match on Friday, January 24. The Eagles enter the match with a record of 8-11. West Bolivar won 42-35 in their recent league bout against Shaw (Shaw, MS)