The Ridgeland Panthers are now 3-4 overall and 2-2 against Region 6-AAAA opposition after a 61-57 win over Pickens in Jasper on Friday.
Fred Norman had 16 points and Markeith Montgomery finished with 11. Jacori Grogins had eight points and Eric Byrd dropped in six in a supporting role.
The Lady Panthers fell to 0-7 overall and 0-4 in the region with a 51-29 loss.
Brylee Dunn had nine points, 11 boards and seven blocks, but no Ridgeland player reached double figures in scoring. Fran King and Haley Sandridge each had five points.