GOODMAN --- Freshman guard Jamahl Jackson hit one of two free throws with 5.9 left in the game, and freshman forward Cedric Harper got a huge block of a three-point shot as time expired to seal a 68-65 win for the Holmes Community College Bulldogs over the Coahoma Community College Tigers here Monday night.
With the win, the Bulldogs went to 14-5 overall and 7-1 in the division. Holmes hosts Itawamba on Thursday night at 8 p.m. The game can be watched live at holmesccmedia.com.
Coahoma hit a late three-pointer as time expired in the first half to give the Tigers a 37-36 lead. The Bulldogs then outscored the Tigers, 32-38, in the second half to pull out the win.