Logan, NM – Get ready for a battle royale tonight as the undefeated** Logan Longhorns (18-2)** lock horns with the red-hot Melrose Buffaloes (17-1) in a North Carolina high school basketball showdown. Tip-off is set for 7:00 PM ET at the Longhorns’ home court, and the stakes couldn’t be higher for both teams.
What it is: North Carolina High School basketball
Matchup: Melrose Buffaloes vs Logan Longhorns
Time: Thursday, February 1, at 7 pM ET
Game Type: home conference
Locations: Logan, NM
Live Stream: Watch here
The Longhorns are a force to be reckoned with, boasting an impressive 18-2 record and a home-court advantage. They’re riding a hot streak and are hungry to defend their undefeated home conference record. Led by a talented roster, Logan is a well-oiled machine on both ends of the court, known for their aggressive defense and efficient offense.
The Buffaloes are no slouches themselves, sporting a stellar 17-1 record and a hunger to prove themselves against the top dogs. They’ve been on a tear lately, winning their last 10 games, and their confidence is soaring. Coach Miller has instilled a never-say-die attitude in his team, and they’re ready to battle it out in Logan’s den.
Matchup to Watch:
The key matchup of the night will be in the paint, where Logan’s dominant center, John Smith, will go head-to-head with Melrose’s athletic forward, David Jones. Smith is a force to be reckoned with down low, averaging a double-double of 20 points and 12 rebounds per game. Jones, known for his leaping ability and hustle, will need to bring his A-game to contain Smith and create scoring opportunities for his team.
This promises to be a close and exciting game. Both teams are evenly matched and have something to prove. The home-court advantage could give Logan a slight edge, but Melrose’s momentum and never-say-die attitude shouldn’t be underestimated. Expect a nail-biting finish, with the winner likely determined by the team that executes better down the stretch.
How to Watch:
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