GOODMAN --- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs and the Northeast Mississippi Community College Tigers will battle for the fourth time this season on Wednesday at noon in the Region XXIII Tournament at Mississippi College in Clinton.
The Bulldogs, 20-6, are coming off a second place finish in the MACJC State Tournament on Thursday after falling to the Pearl River Wildcats, 65-54 while the Tigers, 17-8, fell to the Bulldogs on Wednesday afternoon in the semi-finals of the State Tournament, 69-59. Holmes fell to Northeast in Booneville, 55-54, then defeated the Tigers, 71-67, in Goodman in the other two games.
Other tournament games include: Pearl River vs. Baton Rouge, 6 p.m.; East Miss. vs. Southern-Shreveport, 8 p.m.; and Jones vs. East Central, 2 p.m.