Mississippi High School Basketball - Independence edges LewisburgDecember 15, 2020: Independence, MS 38618
The Independence Wildcats (Independence, MS) basketball nipped the visiting Lewisburg Patriots (Olive Branch, MS), 55-51 in Tuesday's non-league test.
The Wildcats (9-1) will now prepare for their test against South Panola (Batesville, MS). The Tigers go into the non-league test with a 6-3 record. In their last test, South Panola was tipped by DeSoto Central (Southaven, MS), 53-49, in a non-league test.
The Patriots now own a 6-6 record. They play next when they host Lake Cormorant for a non-league test on Friday, December 18. Lewisburg will encounter a squad coming off a 44-7 league loss to Saltillo (Saltillo, MS). The record now stands at 0-7.