Bulldogs get big win over Lions

Bulldogs get big win over Lions

SCOOBA --- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs picked up a big division win here Thursday night against the East Mississippi Community College Lions, 62-54.

With the win, the Bulldogs went to 12-4 overall and 3-2 in the North Division. Holmes hosts Northeast on Monday at 8 p.m. and Northwest on Thursday at 8 p.m.

East Mississippi led by nine points, 12-3, and held a 31-23 lead at halftime. The Bulldogs then outscored the Lions in the second half to pull out the win.

The Bulldogs shot 35.8 percent from the floor while the Lions shot 32.8 percent.

Jamahl Jackson led the Bulldogs with 14 points while D'Angelo Richardson had nine and Cedric Harper each had nine and Daryl Macon had eight. Cedric Harper had 10 rebounds while Jackson had nine and Dietrich Taylor had eight.

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