The Wildcats Basketball Team took care of business defeating Marshall on the road Saturday afternoon, January 2, 68-48.
The Wildcats led basically from start to finish. The Wildcats were up 14-7 after the first quarter, 34-21 at halftime and 52-40 after three quarters. Then, the Wildcats outscored the Mavericks in the fourth quarter, 16-8, to wrap things up.
Senior point guard Lamodrick Johnson led the Wildcats with 16 points. Inside guys, junior Justin Haire and sophomore Kordrick Turner, both had 12 points. Junior guard Caleb Alexander scored 11 points. Senior guard Boo Wilkerson had 9 points. Parker Whisenhunt scored 5 points. Senior Jatavian Hall added 3 points.
The Wildcats are now 2-0 in district play and 9-5 for the season. Next, the Wildcats play the last non-district game on their schedule as they make a long road trip to Nacogdoches to play the Dragons on Tuesday night. The schedule calls for a Freshman game at 4:30 p.m., a JV contest at 5:45 p.m. and the Varsity game at 7 p.m.