GOODMAN --- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs fell to 0-2 on the young season here, 81-79, in a non-division loss to the Jones County Junior College Bobcats.
Holmes returns to action on Nov. 15 vs. Spring Hill College JV at 6 p.m. in Goodman.
Holmes led 39-35 at halftime after falling behind early to Jones 14-5 in the first half. Jones outscored Holmes down the stretch 46-40 to pull out the win.
Holmes shot 50.8 percent from the floor, 44.4 percent from the three-point line and 68.8 percent from the free-throw line.