GOODMAN --- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs finished the North Division schedule off with a season sweep of the East Mississippi Lions here tonight, 89-58.
With the win, the Bulldogs improve to 20-3 and 10-2 in the North. Holmes will participate in the MACJC State Tournament as the North No. 2 starting on Monday at Northwest. Opponent and game time have not been determined. Holmes didn't lose a game in Frank Branch Coliseum this season going 10-0.
Holmes jumped out to an early lead in the first half and led 47-29 at halftime. The Bulldogs then outscored the Lions 42-29 in the second half for the 31-point win.
Holmes shot 51.6 percent from the floor and 73.9 percent from the free-throw line.