Mississippi High School Basketball - Mendenhall trounced by FlorenceFebruary 2, 2021: Florence, MS 39073
The Florence Eagles routed the visiting Mendenhall Tigers basketball team by a final score of 54-25 in Tuesday's league game.
In their next game, the Eagles face the Northeast Jones Tigers (Laurel, MS) in a 4A Region 5 game, on Friday, February 5. Florence will attempt to move on its 16-6 season record. The Tigers enter the game with a 3-7 record after their 45-41 league loss to Quitman (Quitman, MS).
With the defeat, Mendenhall moves to 1-13 on the year. The Tigers travel to Richland (Richland, MS) to face the Rangers in a 4A Region 5 game on Friday, February 5. The Rangers enter the game with a record of 0-12. Richland lost 49-13 in their recent league game against Newton County (Decatur, MS)