Redskins go 1-2 over the week
POCAHONTAS—The Redskin basketball team moved to 9-9 overall and 4-6 in conference play Monday night with their 47-41 home loss to Brookland.
The loss comes off of their 72-58 loss at Batesville Jan. 21 and their 47-44 win at Southside Friday, Jan. 24.
The Brookland game was tight the whole way through with Brookland taking a 15-8 lead at the end of one. It was then Pocahontas’s turn in the second quarter, as they outscored the Bearcats 15-9 to trail by one at the break. Both teams put up six points in the third but Brookland outscored the Skins 17-12 in the fourth for the win.
Pocahontas shot 39 percent from the field and 64 percent from the line while racking up 29 rebounds with 18 turnovers. Brookland shot 38 percent and 67 percent in free throws, tallying 20 rebounds and 11 turnovers.
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