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.
Oak Grove (48) Brandon (56)
Hattiesburg (68) Long Beach (61)
- The Tigers face the winner of Center Hill and Cleveland Central in Jackson on March 5.
Jefferson Davis County (63) St. Andrew’s (71)
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.
East Marion hosts Piney Woods on Thursday at 7 p.m.
Columbia faces Velma Jackson on Thursday at 7 p.m.
West Jones vs. Germantown – March 5
Olive Branch vs. Hattiesburg – March 5
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.