GOODMAN --- The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs fell in the North Division opener here Monday night to the Lady Indians of Itawamba Community College, 73-61.
With the loss, the Lady Bulldogs fell to 1-6 overall and 0-1 in the North. Holmes has finished the Fall Semester play and will play at Hinds on Jan. 5 at 6 p.m.
The game was tied at 17 after the first period before Itawamba outscored the Lady Bulldogs, 26-13, in the second period. Itawamba then outscored Holmes, 17-15, in the third period before the Lady Bulldogs outscored the Lady Indians, 16-13, in the fourth but it wasn't enough to overcome the deficit.
The Lady Bulldogs shot 31.9 percent from the floor, 22.2 percent from the three-point line and 64.7 from the free throw line.