Saturday sports scoreboard

Saturday, Nov. 5

Prep boys basketball

  • Olive Branch 88, Columbus New Hope 81

JUCO football

  • Northwest 38, Jones College 35 (MACCC semi-finals)
    • Northwest to host East Mississippi on Nov. 12 for championship

JUCO Men’s basketball

  • ASU-Mid-South 98, Northwest 86

Bob Bakken

Bob Bakken is the most recognized and most trusted name in DeSoto County news and sports reporting, as readers continue to express their appreciation for his accuracy and fairness in the stories he writes. Bob provides content for DeSoto County News and occasionally is heard on the OB Pod podcast talking about area happenings. A former newspaper editor and writer, his award-winning background also includes television news producing, sports media relations, and radio broadcasting.