ICC in final of MACJC tourney

LOGO-ICC-Sports-Logo-copyFULTON – Outsized and outmanned, ICC got 29 points from Tyrone Wooten and 22 from Alex Anderson to defeat Mississippi Gulf Coast 97-89 on Wednesday and advance to tonight’s MACJC championship game. Tipoff is at 8.

Tory Rice and Johnthan McGee added 11 each, while Lakee Westbrook added 10 points.

The Indians (17-9) will face East Mississippi for the championship after the Lions defeated No. 19 Jones County (20-5) 75-69 behind 31 points from Avery Woodson, who connected on nine 3-pointers.

ICC and East Mississippi split during the regular season, with both teams winning at home.

Southwest’s women defeated Meridian 72-64 behind a 26-point effort from April Levy.

Adam Gore