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HATTIESBURG – PCS basketball plays 10 conference games every season, and in the words of boys’ coach Josh Dorman, the Bobcats will play in 10 “slobber knockers,” so the importance of starting with a win Tuesday night was crucial.
On this week’s episode of The PineBeltSPORTS Podcast, Purvis coach Perry Wheat joins the show to discuss last week’s odd game where his team lost but still made the playoffs because FCAHS didn’t beat Purvis by more than seven points. He also previews Mendenhall, Purvis’ first-round opponent this week.
PCS coach Joey Hawkins is a position he’s never been before. In nine seasons at PCS, and the many before his time there, he’s never played a team in the season finale then matched up with the same team in the first round of the playoffs.
On this week’s episode of The PineBeltSPORTS Podcast, sports editor Camal Petro breaks down what the playoff picture looks for our area teams.
The Presbyterian Christian Bobcats are in a slightly different position at this point in the season compared to last year. They’re 5-4 instead of 9-0, but only one loss was by more than 10 points. In fact, two of the four losses were by one possession.