After six seasons, David Ball has resigned as Tupelo’s boys head basketball coach. Ball told the Daily Journal’s Gene Phelps on Wednesday that he doesn’t have a new job lined up, but it was just time for him to move on.
Ball made no state tournament appearances with the Golden Wave. The team reached the North Mississippi tournament this season, losing to Horn Lake in the first round. Tupelo finished 19-8 and exceeded the expectations of many observers who thought the Wave – with no starters taller than 6-foot-3 – too small to go very far.
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