GOODMAN --- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs finished their sweep of the Hinds Community College Bulldogs here Thursday night with a 79-91 non-division win.
With the win, the Bulldogs go to 9-3 on the season. Holmes faces Itawamba on Monday night in Goodman at 8 p.m. You can watch live at holmesccmedia.com. The Bulldogs then travel to Baton Rouge on Thursday at 2 p.m.
Holmes trailed 41-36 at halftime and then outscored Hinds in the second half 43-30 behind some excellent three-point shooting from Jamahl Jackson and D'Angelo Richardson. The two combined for nine three-pointers in the game.
Richardson led the Bulldogs with 24 points while Jackson had 19 and Cedric Harper had 13. Harper led the Bulldogs with 10 rebounds.
Holmes shot 49.1 percent from the floor, 45.8 percent from the three-point line and 64 percent from the free throw line. Hinds shot 47.3 percent from the floor, 35.7 percent from the three-point line and 69.2 percent from the free throw line.