Bulldogs go to 1-0 in the North Division with 68-61 win over Itawamba

Bulldogs go to 1-0 in the North Division with 68-61 win over Itawamba

FULTON --- The No. 25 Holmes Community College Bulldogs picked up a hard fought 68-61 win over the Itawamba Community College Indians, 68-61.

With the win, the Bulldogs improved to 7-1 on the season. Holmes finishes their first semester schedule on Saturday at Southwest Tennessee in Memphis at 2 p.m. Holmes will then resume play on Jan. 6 at Delgado at 4 p.m. and will return home on Jan. 9 vs. Hinds at 8 p.m.

Holmes led 36-26 at halftime and were outscored 35-32 in the second half but held on for the win.

Trevais Spencer led the Bulldogs with 15 points while Kassim Nicholson had 11, Mikkel Norment had 10 and Marquell Carter had nine. Javon Franklin finished with 11 rebounds and five blocks.

Photo by Lee Adams, ICC

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