North Carolina High School Basketball - Clinton nipped by East DuplinFebruary 3, 2021: Beulaville, NC 28518
In Wednesday's league match, the host East Duplin Panthers basketball team scored a tight 45-44 triumph over the Clinton Dark Horses.
In their next game, the Panthers face the Goldsboro Cougars (Goldsboro, NC) in a East Central 2A match, on Friday, February 5. East Duplin will attempt to move on its 3-2 season record. The Cougars enter the match with a 6-1 record after their 78-70 league win over Midway (Dunn, NC).
With the defeat, Clinton moves to 2-5 on the year. The Dark horses host Midway (Dunn, NC) to face the Raiders in a East Central 2A match on Friday, February 5. The Raiders enter the match with a record of 1-7. Midway lost 78-70 in their recent league match against Goldsboro (Goldsboro, NC)