SAMPSON COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Laney High School led wire to wire on Monday afternoon against Coastal Christian High School at the MLK Jam basketball event at Union High School. The Bucs prevailed 51-33 over the Centurions. Laney senior Chris Bennett led Nathan Faulk’s squad with 14 points. Laney returns to the court on Tuesday with a home game against Ashley. Coastal Christian returns to the court on Tuesday with a home showdown against Harrells Christian.
Monday’s MLK Jam Boys Basketball Scoreboard – Union High School
Union 55 – Hobbton 50
Laney 51 – Coastal Christian 33 **see video
Red Springs 73 – Westover 66
Hoke County 73 – Cape Fear Christian 58
Jack Britt 64 – West Brunswick 52