02-21-10 Looking back

Published 12:00 am Sunday, February 21, 2010

TWENTY YEARS AGO — Johnny Franklin scores 18 points and makes a clutch free throw with one second left in overtime to give Natchez High a 72-70 win over Meridian in a Class 5A South State playoff game.

TEN YEARS AGO — Semeka Randall and Kara Lawson combine to score 31 points and Tennessee forces 27 LSU turnovers as the second-ranked Lady Vols roll past the ninth-ranked Lady Tigers 80-48.

FIVE YEARS AGO — After a disappointing loss to Warren Central in the finals of the Division 5-5A Tournament, Natchez High’s Lady Bulldogs will play at defending state champion Hancock in a first-round playoff game.