Mavericks start second half at home tonight

JOURNAL SPORTS

Coming out of the All-Star break, the Shreveport Mavericks are at home in Centenary’s Gold Dome on Kings Highway tonight at 7:05, resuming The Basketball League action.

Shreveport (9-2) will play the Beaumont Panthers (4-4) in the first of two games this weekend, but the only homecourt appearance for the division leaders.

The leading scorer for the Beaumont Panthers is Lyle Hexom with 20.4 points per game. The Shreveport Mavericks last played Beaumont on March 17 and beat them 117-99. The leading scorer for the Mavericks is All-Star Paul Parks with 24.5 points per night.

The SMavs will travel to take on the Dallas Skyline (8-3) on Saturday at 7.