Mississippi High School Basketball - Magee nipped by Velma JacksonJanuary 22, 2019: Magee, MS 39111
The Velma Jackson Falcons tipped the host Magee Trojans basketball team by a final score of 49-43 in Tuesday's league game.
In their next game, the Falcons face the Crystal Springs Tigers (Crystal Springs, MS) in a 3A Region 6 game, on Friday, January 25. Velma Jackson will attempt to move on its 6-11 season record. The Tigers enter the game with a 14-5 record after their 65-49 league win over Raleigh (Raleigh, MS).
With the defeat, Magee moves to 6-14 on the year. The Trojans travel to McLaurin (Florence, MS) to face the Tigers in a 3A Region 6 game on Friday, January 25. The Tigers enter the game with a record of 13-10. McLaurin won 54-36 in their recent league game against St. Andrew's Episcopal (Ridgeland, MS)