Published 11:42 pm Monday, November 21, 2016

LITTLE CYPRESS — Nederland nearly had three players pull off double-doubles Monday in a 48-39 boys basketball win over Little Cypress-Mauriceville to start the Thanksgiving week.

Darrell Jones scored a game-high 19 points and made seven assists in the win. Kevin Howard just got a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds, while Hayden Hefner contributed nine points and six rebounds in the win.

Kanton Brown led LCM with 11 points.

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Nederland (2-0) hosts Hardin-Jefferson at 6 tonight.

In girls action Monday, LCM beat Nederland 33-23.

About I.C. Murrell

I.C. Murrell was promoted to editor of The News, effective Oct. 14, 2019. He previously served as sports editor since August 2015 and has won or shared eight first-place awards from state newspaper associations and corporations. He was born in Memphis, Tennessee, grew up mostly in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

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