Thursday Area Scores

College Basketball

Women

UCF- 75

Southern Miss- 62

Jones County Junior College - 69

Mississippi Gulf Coast - 64

William Carey - 49

Faulkner- 63

Men

Jones County Junior College - 85

Mississippi Gulf Coast - 89           F/OT

#9 Faulkner - 72

#19 William Carey - 95

High School Basketball

Boys

Meridian - 59

Petal - 40

Oak Grove - 62

Hattiesburg - 66

*Hattiesburg vs. Meridian Friday at 7:30 for Region 5-6A Title

Laurel - 81

Northeast Jones -50

*Laurel vs. West Lauderdale at 7:30 Friday for Region 5-4A Title

Girls

Oak Grove - 45

Meridian - 52    F/OT

Hattiesburg - 58

Petal - 38

*Hattiesburg vs. Meridian Friday at 6:00 pm for Region 5-6A Title

Sumrall - 30

Collins - 36

Pass Christian - 60

West Marion - 47

*Collins vs. Pass Christian Friday at 6:00 pm for 8-3A Region Title

Vancleave- 51

FCAHS - 76

Bay - 72

Poplarville- 21

*FCAHS vs. Bay High Friday at 7:00 pm for 8-4A Region Title