Mississippi High School Basketball News Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Murrah beats Callaway 54-52 in double OT for 6A girls titleRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2016 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Nya Irvin made a layup with 13 seconds left to help Murrah beat Callaway 54-52 in double overtime to win the Mississippi Class 6A state championship on Saturday night. Neither team shot the ball very well.

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  2. Kemper County tops Forest 54-50 for 3A boys titleRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2016 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Gus Nave scored a game-high 20 points, including two free throws with 12 seconds left, and Kemper County beat Forest 54-50 to win the Mississippi Class 3A Boys state championship on Saturday. Kemper County went on a 6-0 run to start the fourth quarter that helped push the program to its third state championship and first since 2012.

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  3. Young leads Booneville to 3A titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Newms360.com

    The difference in Booneville's 58-49 comeback victory Saturday against Choctaw Central in the MHSAA Class 3A girls state tournament championship game was a 5.3 percent. That's the percentage the Lady Warriors shot in the final 16 minutes against the sleeper hold applied by the Lady Blue Devils' defense.

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  4. Williams records 13th straight double-double in West Harrison's 5A championship game lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Ameshya Williams had another solid performance for the West Harrison Lady Hurricanes in the 5A state championship, but the Holmes County Central Lady Jaguars proved too tough in a 58-43 win Friday night. Williams completed her high-school basketball career with 13 straight double-doubles, scoring 18 points and grabbing 10 rebounds in her final contest for West Harrison.

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  5. Tipler leads Ashland past West LowndesRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    After losing to Shaw High School in the semifinals of the Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 1A State tournament last season, Tipler told coach Rolley Tipler that Ashland High was going to return to Jackson and win the whole thing. "He didn't show up for one of the events and I said, 'You've got to make it up to me.'

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  6. Starkville pull away from Tupelo to reach title gameRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    Harris looked on as his teammates battled Tupelo in the semifinals of the Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 6A State tournament at Mississippi Coliseum. There was no medicine to make Harris feel better.

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  7. Today's MHSAA championships: Ashland, Corinth go for titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Newms360.com

    The Blue Devils are young and dangerous in transition. Sophomore guard DeAnthony Tipler leads them in scoring , but he must stay out of foul trouble.

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  8. Jackets end Wave's seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Newms360.com

    Tupelo was cruising early in the first quarter of Wednesday's MHSAA Class 6A state tournament semifinals game against Starkville a then hit a wall. The Golden Wave led 17-10, but saw that lead evaporate quickly in the second quarter as Tyson Carter and the defending state champion Yellowjackets forged a path to Saturday's title game against Columbus with a 61-46 victory at the Mississippi Coliseum.

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  9. Lady Devils reach third straight title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Newms360.com

    Nobody could argue. There were 49 fouls called - 26 on Booneville, 23 on Independence - in the Lady Blue Devils' 59-40 victory against the Lady Wildcats.

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  10. MSU's Weatherspoon earns All-SEC honorRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    Bulldogs. Howland had watched film of Weatherspoon at Velma Jackson High School, but the first day of summer workouts was an eye-opener for Howland.

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  11. Love for game fueled Schmidt's passionRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    After 13 seasons at Starkville Academy, Schmidt informed the Board of Trustees at the school last week she was retiring and wouldn't return as girls basketball coach and athletic director. "It has been 39 great years," Schmidt said.

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  12. Hayes' big performance not enough in lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Newms360.com

    Baldwyn's go-to 6-foot-3 junior forward scored 21 points and grabbed six rebounds in his team's 63-44 loss to a team loaded with Hayes-caliber players - West Tallahatchie - in the MHSAA Class 2A state tournament semifinals. The Choctaws, powered by 21-point scoring efforts from Malik Bailey and Marquis Orange, never trailed despite the Bearcats' formidable style of defensive play.

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  13. Wildcats see winning streak come to an endRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Newms360.com

    Coahoma AHS pulled away late for a 77-67 win over Calhoun City on Tuesday in the 2A semifinals, ending the Wildcats' 18-game winning streak. Calhoun was within four at 68-64 with 1:55 left when Ladavious Draine made two free throws, but the Wildcats were outscored 9-3 the rest of the way.

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  14. Parrish Alford: Talk of Sec's best players should include MoodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Newms360.com

    Strangely absent from the conversation has been a deserving candidate, Ole Miss guard Stefan Moody, who on Monday was named the top college basketball player in Mississippi for a second-straight season as he left Jackson with the Howell Trophy. There will be the temptation for some SEC coaches, I suppose, to vote for Kentucky's best player, but Kentucky isn't the elite team this season that it often is.

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  15. West Lowndes uses size advantage to reach 1A title gameRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    The West Lowndes High School boys basketball coach knew his Panthers were going to have a decided height advantage against Houlka High, which had four players six foot or taller. The Panthers have 11 players six foot or taller.

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  16. 1A:Vardaman, Biggersville girls fall shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Newms360.com

    Vardaman led Monday's Class 1A state tournament girls semifinal game by five points headed into the fourth quarter, but lost two key starters in the final eight minutes and fell 49-47 to Shaw. "I thought we played hard, we just got in foul trouble ," Vardaman coach Deanna Winter said.

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  17. 4A: Red Raiders fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Newms360.com

    McComb and Shannon put on a scoring clinic in the first half of Monday's MHSAA Class 4A state tournament semifinal game. The two-time defending state champion Tigers received an "A" for their performance in a convincing 83-57 victory to move into Thursday's state championship game against Corinth.

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  18. Free throws pay off as Blue Devils reach 1A title gameRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | Newms360.com

    "We went to overtime with Shaw in a semifinal game and lost by two and we missed 19 free throws," he said. "That's one thing that I try to emphasize, that free throws are going to be very important in a big game."

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  19. Warriors 'wake up' after half, reach 4A title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Newms360.com

    Behind a stellar second-half performance, Corinth ran past Leake Central 52-38 in the semifinals of the MHSAA Boys Class 4A playoffs at the Mississippi Coliseum on Monday night. The Warriors will face two-time defending champion McComb for the state title on Thursday at 8 p.m. This will be Corinth's fourth appearance in the 4A state title game in the last six years.

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  20. Lady Eagles advance Eagles eliminatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | The Bolivar Commercial

    For one quarter of basketball certain doom was in the future of the West Bolivar Lady Eagles here Tuesday evening at the West Bolivar Middle School. The Winona High School Lady Tigers held a 7-0 lead in the first three minutes of the game and led 20-9 at one point in the first quarter.

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