By NEMS Daily Journal
The community college basketball season tips off today at both Itawamba and Northeast.
ICC tips off a doubleheader against Shelton (Ala.) State at 5:30 p.m.
The 13th-ranked Lady Indians are the defending state champions, while tonight’s game will be the debut of new men’s coach Grant Pate, who was coaching the Tupelo High School boys last season.
Northeast is home today against East Central, with the women’s game at 5:30.