ICC wins season opener

Griff Loftis threw for 343 yards and four touchdowns in No. 16 Itawamba Community College’s dominating 40-7 victory over East Central Community College in the season opener for both teams.
Emmitt Dendy of Houston put the Indians on the board with a 21-yard field goal before Shante Rogers of Itawamba AHS capped off a 69-yard drive with a 25-yard touchdown catch in the closing seconds of the first quarter.
ICC went ahead 17-0 in the early moments of the second quarter after Ted Esom of Bruce recovered a Warriors’ fumble to set up a 16-yard scoring toss to JaNardreon Jones of Noxubee County before a second 21-yard field goal by Dendy put the Indians up 20-0.
ICC will hit the road to Summit to take on Southwest Mississippi Community College in the Bears’ home opener.web dendy