Photos by Hays Collins
By Robert Wilson
CLINTON – Brandon outscored Murrah 18-12 in the fourth quarter for a come-from-behind, 59-55 victory Monday night in the Rumble in the South at Mississippi College’s A.E. Wood Coliseum.Ismail Rashid, a 6-foot-5 junior, had 18 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists to lead Brandon, which improved to 11-4 and won its fifth straight game. Murrah dropped to 2-7.Junior guard LeDarion Perkins added 13 points for Brandon, which trailed 17-13 after the first quarter, 31-30 at half and 43-41 after three quarters.Murrah was led by 6-6 senior forward Joseph Dupree with 21 points, senior guard Jamaal Esco with 19 points, 7 rebounds and a game-high 6 assists and junior Avaughn Johnson with 10 points and a team-high nine rebounds.