BOONEVILLE --- Northeast Mississippi Community College took advantage of a slow start to the second half from the Holmes Community College Bulldogs to turn Monday night's into the first division loss of the season for the Bulldogs, 55-54.
With the loss, the Bulldogs fell to 12-5 overall and 5-1 in the North Division. Holmes starts the second half of division play Thursday night at Northwest at 7 p.m.
Holmes led 34-27 at halftime and did not score until there was 11 minutes left in the second half. Northeast outscored the Bulldogs 28-20 in the second half to pull out the win.
Photo by Michael H. Miller, Northeast