High School Boys Basketball: Harrison Central vs. D’Iberville

As it pertains to the postseason, revenge always comes second to state championship aspirations, but that’s doesn’t mean a team like Harrison Central can’t take care of both on the same night.

Red Rebels hosting D’Iberville in the second round of the 6A playoffs and they certainly haven’t forgotten about their one-point loss to the Warriors in Gulfport’s Hardwood Holiday Classic.

Harrison Central wins this one 72-54, punching their ticket to the Elite 8. Harrison Central Head Boys Basketball Coach Boo Hardy said, “Well, we know that D’Iberville is explosive. They actually beat us in the Holiday Classic and the guys were waiting on this moment to get back at D’Iberville. Our main thing is to stay focused, come out every day at practice and work hard and just know if we lose it’s over, so we just want to stay focused and continue to win.”

The Red Rebels draw Brandon in their quarterfinal match up slated to tip off at 6 p.m. Saturday from Harrison Central.

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