Mississippi High School Basketball - Leland edged by BrooksDecember 27, 2018: Benoit, MS 38725
The Leland Cubs basketball team (Leland, MS), was nudged 48-44 in Thursday's non-league battle with the host Brooks Tigers (Benoit, MS)
The Tigers now possess a 9-2 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Shaw for a non-league battle on Friday, December 28. Brooks will confront a Hawks team coming off a 34-32 non-league win over West Bolivar (Rosedale, MS). The Hawks record now stands at 9-4.
The Cubs (1-8) will now prepare for their battle against Riverside (Avon, MS). The Bulldogs come into the 2A Region 3 battle with a 5-3 record. In their last battle, Riverside edged Leflore County (Itta Bena, MS), 81-69, in a non-league battle.