Blue Mountain gains split

By NEMS Daily Journal

BLUE MOUNTAIN – Jarvis Fisher canned a 16-foot jumper with 3 seconds left and Renell Collins sank two technical free throws to give Blue Mountain College a 73-70 win over Williams Baptist College.
Fisher led all scorers with 23 points, LaKendrick McCullum added 14 points and 14 rebounds for the Toppers (6-7).
In the women’s game, Jordan McCormick’s hard-driving layup rimmed out as time expired in a 69-68 loss.
McCormick led the Lady Toppers (4-7) with 22 points and 11 rebounds.
Blue Mountain will open TranSouth Athletic Conference play Thursday at home against Freed-Hardeman.