Moberly hosts Mexico in an NCMC rivalry doubleheader Tuesday on KWIX. The girls teams are fresh off the Macon Tournament, and the Mexico boys return to Macon Wednesday.

The 2-12 Moberly boys seek their first conference win. Spartans head coach Cord Hagedorn outlines Moberly’s focuses ahead of the NCMC stretch.

Moberly lost to Centralia and Macon at the Macon Tournament. Mexico head coach Darren Pappas says the Bulldogs need to pressure the Spartan guards.

Mexico enters 5-9 after it lost to NCMC favorite Kirksville in the Macon Tournament semifinals Saturday. The Bulldogs are 2-1 in conference.

The girls game is a rematch of Saturday’s Macon Tournament semifinal. Mexico head coach Ed Costley discussed the keys to the 54-48 win.

Costley referenced Mary Billington, who scored her 1,000th career point on a free throw in the third quarter Saturday. Moberly head coach Tony Vestal reflected on the senior’s milestone.

The Lady Spartans are 7-7 and 1-1 in NCMC action. The 9-4 Lady Bulldogs sit 2-1 in conference. Coverage of Moberly versus Mexico on KWIX and starts at 6:15pm Tuesday with Eric Duick and Lucas Smith on the call.