North Carolina High School Basketball - Cape Fear nipped by Purnell SwettJanuary 24, 2023: Pembroke, NC 28372
The Purnell Swett Rams tipped the visiting Cape Fear Colts basketball team by a final score of 64-59 in Tuesday's league game.
In their next game, the Rams face the Jack Britt Buccaneers (Fayetteville, NC) in a 3A/4A Conference 22 game, on Friday, January 27. Purnell Swett will attempt to move on its 8-10 season record. The Buccaneers enter the game with a 6-13 record after their 58-51 league loss to Lumberton (Lumberton, NC).
With the defeat, Cape Fear moves to 10-7 on the year. The Colts travel to Seventy-First (Fayetteville, NC) to face the Falcons in a 3A/4A Conference 22 game on Friday, January 27. The Falcons enter the game with a record of 16-2. Seventy-First won 80-34 in their recent league game against Gray's Creek (Hope Mills, NC)