BATON ROUGE, La. --- The No. 25 Holmes Community College Bulldogs finished up their final non-division game before division play begins Monday at Itawamba here Thursday night with a 66-43 win over the Baton Rouge Community College Bears.
With the win, the Bulldogs went to 6-1 on the season. Holmes travels to Itawamba on Monday night at 8 p.m. to open North Division play. The team will then not play again until Jan. 6 when they travel to Delgado Community College in New Orleans.
Holmes led 32-20 at halftime and then outscored the Bears 34-23 in the second half to secure the win.
Holmes shot 44.4 percent from the floor (24-of-54) in the game.