GOODMAN --- The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs took the Northeast Mississippi Community College Lady Tigers of Northeast to two overtimes but fell, 81-70.
With the loss, the Lady Bulldogs fell to 8-13 overall and 4-6 in the North. Holmes hosts Northwest in their final home regular season game on Monday at 6 p.m. before closing the regular season out on the road at Itawamba on Thursday at 5:30 p.m.
Holmes led Northeast, 18-11, after one period, but Northeast retook the lead and led 34-27 at halftime. Both teams scored 14 points in the third before Holmes outscored Northeast, 20-13, to tie the game at 61 at the end of regulation. Both teams scored six points in the first overtime before Northeast outscored Holmes, 14-3, in the second overtime for the 11-point win.
The lady Bulldogs shot 46.2 percent from the floor (12-of-26) and 50 percent from the three-point line (3-of-6).