The Russell County Lakers made a strong effort to come back against Southwestern last night, but ultimately fell on the road by a score of 79-77.
The Lakers trailed 73-58 in the fourth quarter but the Lakers fought back, falling by two against the Warriors and dropping to 8-7 on the season.
The Lakers are off until next Monday when they will host Caverna.
Meanwhile, the Lady Lakers are back in action tonight, hosting Wayne County.
The Lady Lakers enter tonight’s matchup at 9-6, while the Lady Cardinals enter at 8-7.
Tip-off for tonight’s game at Laker Gym is scheduled for 7 p.m.