Friday, Aug 22, 2014
Murphysboro Scores Narrow Win
HERRIN -- Murphysboro hung on late for a two-point road win over Herrin Friday night, 38-36.
Offense was at a premium, as the Red Devils led the Tigers 23-13 at the half.
Then in the fourth, Murphysboro built a nine-point lead, only to see it evaporate down to three. The Red Devils had numerous opportunities to put the game away at the free throw line and held off a late Tigers rally.
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Humidity: 94 %