Three Pine Belt teams punch tickets to “Big House”

Three Pine Belt teams punch tickets to "Big House"

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A number of Pine Belt area basketball teams punched their tickets to the “Big House” on Tuesday night. Here’s a look at some of the scores from around the area.

Boys

Class 6A:

Oak Grove (48) Brandon (56)

Class 5A:

Hattiesburg (68) Long Beach (61)

  • The Tigers face the winner of Center Hill and Cleveland Central in Jackson on March 5.

Class 3A:

Jefferson Davis County (63) St. Andrew’s (71)

Class 2A:

North Forrest (61) St. Patrick (48)

  • The Eagles face Ingomar in Jackson on March 5.

Bay Springs (65) St. Joseph Catholic (49)

  • The Bulldogs face the winner of Coahoma County and Newton in Jackson on March 5.

Class 1A:

East Marion hosts Piney Woods on Thursday at 7 p.m.

Columbia faces Velma Jackson on Thursday at 7 p.m.

Girls

Class 5A:

West Jones vs. Germantown – March 5

Olive Branch vs. Hattiesburg – March 5

MAIS:

Lamar Christian falls to Pillow Academy 54-51 in the MAIS “Overall tournament.” The Lady Lions finish the season 32-4 record and Class AA State Champions.

The State Championships will be broadcast on WDAM Bounce, channel 7.3 from March 7-9.

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