The Lady Indians posted a 26-3 record last season and claimed the MACJC north division and state championships.
Sophomore center Jasmine Hampton (Bruce) is the lone returning starter for ICC. Other key returnees are Ty-Nita Baker
(Houston), Ayanna Lynn (Indianola) and Ashley Wiley (Jackson).
Itawamba opens the season on Nov. 5 by hosting preseason No. 7 Shelton State.
EMCC men ranked: Three-time defending Region
XXIII champion East Mississippi CC is pre-season No. 8 in the NJCAA men’s Top 25 poll.
The only other ranked Mississippi team is Gulf Coast at No. 22.