Daily Journal The Itawamba Community College football team, ranked No. 18 in the nation, will be hosting the Miss. Delta Trojans today, with a 3:30 p.m. kickoff. It’s part of homecoming for ICC. The Indians are 4-3 overall, 1-3 in North Division play. Delta is 1-6, 1-3. Itawamba will conclude its 2016 season Saturday Oct. […]

By Gene Phelps Daily Journal BOONEVILLE – Northeast’s MACJC North Division game next week at Northwest just got a lot bigger. The Tigers, ranked No. 7 nationally by the NJCAA, lost their second division game Thursday night, falling 41-21 to Holmes. Northeast (6-2) and Holmes (5-3) are now tied with 3-2 records in the North. […]

By David Wheeler Daily Journal Only two football games are left in the 2016 regular season for the Northeast Tigers. So close, but yet so far. Two games, and eight quarters versus two of the best teams in Mississippi, beginning today as the Tigers host the Holmes Bulldogs beginning at 6:30 p.m. Northeast (6-1, 3-1) […]

Northeast Mississippi CC Plantersville’s Cameron Montgomery continues to come through when called upon in any crucial situation for the nationally ranked Northeast Mississippi Community College football team. Montgomery accumulated over 100 all-purpose yards and three touchdowns in the Tigers’ 34-10 victory last Thursday at Mississippi Delta Community College. “Overall, it was a good performance by […]

By Blake Morgan Daily Journal FULTON – The Itawamba CC Indians relied on a strong passing attack and stingy defense to carry it to a 41-20 victory over the Coahoma Tigers on Thursday night. Former Washington State quarterback Peyton Bender set the pace offensively for the quick-striking Indians (4-3, 1-3 North Division). “He did a […]

By David Wheeler Daily Journal Last Thursday, the Northeast Tigers defeated the Itawamba Indians 30-12. That put the path of both area junior college teams in vastly different directions for the remainder of the 2016 season. How does each deal with their respective fates? Northeast (5-1, 2-1) has every reason to be on cloud nine, […]

School reports Northeast Mississippi advanced to No. 9 when the NJCAA unveiled its sixth rankings of the regular season on Monday. “It’s a great accomplishment, but we’ve got three tough games left,” said Northeast head coach Greg Davis. “Every game is a playoff game and we can’t afford to lose.” The Tigers (5-1) are in […]

Northeast quarterback Mason Cunningham, right, celebrates with offensive coordinator Ryan Trevathan after Mason scored a touchdown. (Michael H. Miller/NEMCC)

By Gene Phelps Daily Journal BOONEVILLE – A smiling Greg Davis enjoyed Thursday night’s Gatorade shower. Why not? His Northeast Tigers, ranked No. 18 this week by the NJCAA, scored 24 first-half points and held on to defeat visiting rival Itawamba 30-12 in an MACJC North Division game. The Tigers had lost six consecutive games […]

By David Wheeler Daily Journal Two former Ripley Tigers football players are having banner years for the Itawamba Indians – sophomore receivers Dorian Gaston and Isaiah Howard. For the Northeast Tigers, sophomore linebacker Demarcus Rogers from Tupelo is leading his team in tackles. He led the Tigers in that category as a freshman, too. But […]