Busy night of high school basketball.
And plenty of big division matchups.
We begin in nettleton, where the tigers and houston entered the night as co- leaders in division four- three "a."
To nettleton we go.
Both teams take the court.
The tigers come through the stands, as usual.
Nettleton had the hot hand early, especially shawn pounds, who drives in for the jumper.
Tigers scored the game's first five points.
Keshon bynum for three, and it's good.
Houston would go on a ten- nothing run.
Later, xavier virges driving, blocked by jamarkyn bell, who saves it for going out of bounds.
But it's right into shemar crawford's hands.
Eventually, virges will get the lay-in anyway.
Houston up by eight, but as time is running out in the quarter, pounds with the basket for nettleton.
Shawn pounds had 42 points for nettleton, but houston gets the road win by the final of 77-74.
To the girls game.
Lady tigers with a double-digit lead as we move to the fourth quarter.
Houston down, but not out.
Brittany below with the nice drive.
Shane hayles' nettleton squad, which won the lee county tournamentlast week,still with a nice lead.
And they would keep it.
Areana davis finds sharnec mosley streaking to the basket.
Mosley with eleven points, nettleton by 21.
And you can't celebrate too much, but she can play defense too.
Seconds later, mosley with the steal and takes it coast to coast.
Nettleton goes on to win by the final of 46-27.
Pontotoc's boys and girls are both leading division two- four "a."
The warriors are hosting caledonia, which is two games back in the division but are fifteen-and-four overall.
Pontotoc is eighteen-and- two.
To pontotoc we go.
Four quarters not enough to decide this one... first quarter.....caled onia's cooper mccleskey hits a pull-up jumper... confederates take an early 2-1 lead... back and forth we go.... warriors work it inside to austin nickson for an easy deuce... that's the kind of ball movement rolley tipler's looking for... more from pontotoc..... rock robinson hits a 3... warriors open up a 12-5 lead... back comes caledonia.... cade armstrong loses the handle....tyrin johnson slams it down at the other end... confederates led 13-12 after a quarter.... second quarter......rock robinson misses, austin nickson gets rebound, hoop, and harm... close game, but pontotoc edges caledonia 73-70 in overtime... to the girls game.
2nd quarter.....ponto toc's sloan sansing starts to heat up from beyond the arc....that 3 pointer is good... this is sansing again from downtown......that's 2 in a row..... she couldn't miss.... sansing hits 6 first half 3's and finishes with a game-high 18 points... pontotoc wins 69 to 19.... mississippi state's