GOODMAN --- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs improved to 11-3 overall and 3-0 in the North Division after picking up a 70-52 win here Thursday night over the Coahoma Community College Tigers.
The Bulldogs will be on the road for two games next week at Northeast Mississippi Community College and Northwest Mississippi Community College. Holmes plays Northeast on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. and Northwest on Thursday at 7 p.m. They return home on Jan. 28 vs. Itawamba at 8 p.m.
Holmes jumped out to a 34-14 at halftime. Coahoma outscored Holmes in the second half, 38-36, but it wasn't enough to make up the halftime deficit. Holmes led by 24 points in the second half at 47-23.