Mississippi High School Basketball - Columbus nips OxfordJanuary 11, 2019: Columbus, MS 39702
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Columbus Falcons (Columbus, MS) and the visiting Oxford Chargers (Oxford, MS), saw Columbus's basketball squad hold off Oxford by a tally of 59-53.
With the victory, Columbus improves its record to 7-11 on the campaign. The Falcons travel to New Hope (Columbus, MS) to play the Trojans in a non-league challenge on Saturday, January 12. The Trojans come into the challenge with a record of 9-8. New Hope won 56-34 in their recent league challenge against Kosciusko (Kosciusko, MS)
Next up, the Chargers play the Jackson Prep Patriots (Jackson, MS) in a non-league challenge, on Saturday, January 12. Oxford will attempt to improve on its 14-4 season record. The Patriots come into the challenge with a 4-1 record after their 42-35 league win over Jackson Academy (Jackson, MS).