Illinois High School Basketball - Murphysboro can't hold off Massac CountyJanuary 31, 2020: Metropolis, IL 62960
The Massac County Patriots basketball squad scored 45 points and limited the visiting Murphysboro Red Devils to 39 in the Patriots league win on Friday.
The Patriots (19-4) will now prepare for their test against McCracken County (Paducah, KY). The Mustangs go into the non-league test with a 8-4 record. In their last test, McCracken County got by Graves County (Mayfield, KY), 66-60, in a non-league test.
The Red Devils now own a 18-6 record. They play next when they travel to Eldorado for a non-league test on Tuesday, February 4. Murphysboro will encounter a Eagles squad coming off a 55-40 league win over Hamilton County (McLeansboro, IL). The Eagles record now stands at 18-5.