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District BB Tournament Dates/Time Announced

Region Tournament Information: Hosted by Starkville High School: Tuesday, February 17th, #1 ranked Madison Central boys will play #4 ranked NW Rankin @ 5:30 PM & #4 ranked Madison Central girls will play #1 Starkville at 7:00 PM.

Congratulations to Jags Basketball

Congratulations to MC boys basketball on winning the 3-6A regular season title with an 83-65 win over NW Rankin.

Follow Madison Central Basketball on Twitter

Follow the Madison Central basketball teams on Twitter at: @MCJagHoops

Big Blue @ Georgia Blue Tomorrow (10.23.14)

Join us for BIG BLUE at NOON   Thursday, October 23, 2014   at Georgia Blue     Coach Gerald Glass, MC Boys Basketball     Coach Jammal Banks, MC Girls Basketball  will be our guest speakers

Jags Basketball Welcomes Coach Glass

Gerald Glass MC Men’s Basketball Coach   Gerald Glass has been named coach of the Madison Central Men’s Basketball team. Coach Glass comes to MC from Amanda Elzy where he won back-to-back MS 4A State Championships in 2012 and 2013.  Welcome Coach Glass!

Basketball Recap

Jags Ended Season Against Gulfport 40-44 Xavian Stapleton scored 16 points. The Jags finished their 2013-2014 season with a 28-4 record. We are very proud of our Jaguars!

Men’s Basketball Begins Play for State this Week

The Jags play Gulfport Wednesday (March 12) at 8:00 PM in the MHSAA State Tournament at the MS Coliseum! Click below link to view related article in Clarion Ledger Rahim Lockhart leads Jags back to Big House


  JAGS WIN! JAGS WIN! JAGS WIN! JAGS WIN!   MC Men’s  Basketball   2014 MS 6A North State Champions The Madison Central Men’s Basketball team defeated Grenada 46-45 for the 2014 MS 6A Men’s Basketball North State Championship! Congratulations  Coach Lockhart  Coach Banks and  The Jags!

Jags Basketball Advances with Win Against Murrah

Men’s Basketball beat Murrah 68-53 last night to advance and will travel to StarkvilleFriday (2/28/14) to play  Horn Lake at 6:00 PM   The Jags defeated Murrah to advance and will play at Starkville against Horn Lake. Leroy Buchanan led the team with 23 points.  Marquiez Buchanan (19), D. J. Montgomery (15), and Chase Carroll (13) added points […]

Congratulations to Xavian Stapleton

Congrats Xavian Stapleton Clarion Ledger Top Performer of Week Scored 25 and 19 points in wins over Columbus and Starkville

Men’s Basketball Defeats Starkville for District Title

Men’s Basketball defeated Starkville for District Title   The Jags defeated Starkville 57-39 to win the district title!  Xavian Stapleton led the team with 19 points.  The Jags begin first round playoffs at home TODAY (February 25) against Murrah at 6:00 PM.


Congrats Leroy Buchanan Clarion Ledger Top Performer of Week Scored 17 and 23 points in wins over Murrah and Grenada

Basketball Update (week of Feb. 3rd)

Basketball   Lady Jags defeated by Starkville 47-61    Lady Jags beat Piney Woods 67-10   Jags lost tough one to Starkville 68-71 Xavian Stapleton scored game high 23 points in close loss for Jags. Jags beat Piney Woods 98-43 Chase Carroll scored 16 points, Leroy Buchanan had 14 points, Jamison Wilbanks put in 12 points, and Keenan Barnes added […]

Basketball Recap (week of 1/27/14)

Lady Jags defeated by NWR 47-61  Lady Jags suffered loss. Cheyenne Stewart scored 10 points. Jags dominated NWR 90-45 Chase Carroll and D. J. Montgomery contributed 14 points each and Xavian Stapleton added 13 points for the win! Lady Jags dropped one to Murrah 43-62 My’Keyia Johnson scored 10 points in the loss. Jag escaped Murrah 65-63 Xavian Stapleton […]

MC Jaguar Basketball Recap (week of Jan. 20th)

Lady Jags beat Laurel 53-39  Rose Cisse and Emily Turner led the team with 14 points each while Mimi Bishop scored 10 points. Jags over Laurel 80-60 Xavian Stapleton and Chase Carroll each contributed 22 points and Leroy Buchanan added 14 points for the win! Lady Jags stumped by Starkville 35-60 The Lady Jags suffered loss. My’Keyia Johnson […]

Jag Basketball Recap – Week of January 13th

Basketball   Lady Jags defeated by Jim Hill 48-55  Lady Jags fought hard in defeat.  Mimi Bishop, Tamara King, and Cheyenne Stewart led the team with 10 points each. Jags beat Jim Hill 60-53 Xavian Stapleton poured in a game high 25 points and Leroy Buchanan added 17 points for the Jags 16th consecutive win! Lady Jags […]

Stapleton named CL’s “Athlete of the Week”

Xavian Stapleton Clarion Ledger  Top Performer of Week  Scored 25 and 16 points in wins over Jim Hill and NWR. ~Congratulations~

Jags on Top

#1 MC Men’s  Basketball and Soccer    #2 MC Women’s Soccer The Men’s Basketball (18-1) and Soccer (17-0-2) teams are ranked #1 and the Women’s Soccer (16-2-2) team is ranked #2! Way to go Jags!

Men’s Basketball Over NW Rankin

The varsity boys basketball team defeated NW Rankin 64-51. Nothing buts wins tonight for Madison Central!

Congratulations to MC Basketball Player Xavian Stapleton

Congrats Xavian Stapleton Clarion Ledger  High School Athlete of the Week 

Basketball Score Recaps

Lady Jags stumped by Columbus 64-37  My’Keyia Johnson led effort with 12 points. Jags beat Columbus 54-46 Xavian Stapleton with 21 points and Chase Carroll with 14 points were top scorers in win! Jags hold off Raymond 70-63 Xavian Stapleton scored a game high 27 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to extend Jags win streak to 15!  Chase […]

Congratulations of MC Jag Xavian Stapleton

Xavian Stapleton 2014 MS/AL All-Star  Basketball Team 

MC Men’s Basketball Ranked #1

#1 MC Men’s Basketball  (15-1) The Madison Central Men’s Basketball Team is ranked #1 in the Clarion Ledger’s Super 10 Basketball Rankings!  The Jags command a 15 game winning streak.  Way to go Jags!

Jags Win Admiral Classic

Madison Central Men’s Basketball upset top-ranked Gulfport 54-50 to win the Admiral Classic Championship at Gulfport!  Leroy Buchanan led the fourth-ranked Jaguars with 18 points.  The Jags rolled past St. Martin’s 74-62 in the first round as Xavian Stapleton supplied the offense with 26 points and Chase Carroll the defense.  Ferderick Ross added 14 points while Leroy Buchanan and […]

Basketball Updates

Basketball MC Lady Jags defeat Columbus 48-44 The Lady Jags took district win over Columbus.  My’Keyia Johnson led with 14 points. MC Jags win over Columbus 63-48 Leroy Buchanan (16) and Xavian Stapleton (18) led the Jags in district win. MC Jags beat Hattiesburg 74-48 Chase Carroll (16), Leroy Buchanan (17),  and Xavian Stapleton (23) led the Jags in […]

MC Jaguars win Madison County Tournament

MC Men are Champions of the Madison County Basketball Tournament! The Jags defeated Germantown in the Championship game 83-50.  Leroy Buchanan (13), Chase Carroll (18), and Xavian Stapleton (18) led the Jags in scoring.  The Jags were undefeated in the tournament!  MC defeated Velma Jackson 63-35 in the first game with Chase Carroll (14), Leroy Buchanan (15), and Xavian Stapleton […]

Basketball Score Updates

  Madison Central Women’s BB lose @ Brandon  51-62 Rose Cisse 12, Tamara King 12, My’Keyia Johnson 11   Madison Central Men’s BB gets win @ Brandon 64-51 Xavian Stapleton 20, Leroy Buchanan 16   Rosa Scott Women’s BB defeats Brandon 42-40   MMS 7th Grade Women’s BB wins @ Brandon 11-4   MMS 8th […]

Jags Basketball Score Updates

Score Update Madison Central Women’s Basketball opens with win over McComb Saturday! 66-45 Madison Central Men’s Basketball lose hard fought opener against McComb Saturday! 57-62 Rosa Scott Women’s Basketball defeated Terry  Monday night! 46-34

Jags Basketball Opener against Amanda Elzey Today, (11-12) CANCELLED

MC Boys’ Basketball Makes Clarion Ledger “Super 10” for 2013-14

Coming off last year’s trip to the State finals, the Madison Central boys’ basketball team is currently ranked #7 in the state by the Clarion Ledger.  Senior guard Xavian Stapleton was also named to the CL’s “Dandy Dozen” which names the 12 best players state-wide for this season.  Chase Carroll was named as a “Senior […]

MC Basketball Teams to host Scrimmage to support Breast Cancer Research

MC Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball Intersquad Scrimmage will be held at Rosa Scott on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013 from 4:00 PM to 5:45 PM.  Admission is $4 & goes to support Breast Cancer Research.