Gulf Coast men head to Utica

Published 4:08 pm Monday, January 24, 2022

PERKINSTON — Mississippi Gulf Coast will try to break out of a four-way tie for fourth in the MACCC men’s basketball standings Monday night at Utica.


Gulf Coast will take on Hinds, with the tip scheduled for 6 p.m. It will be streamed at

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The top eight teams qualify for the MACCC Tournament, and all 15 teams from the league will be in the NJCAA Region 23 Tourney.



  • MGCCC: 12-4/4-3 MACCC, T-4th place in conference
  • Hinds: 4-10/2-3 MACCC, 10th place in conference

Last Time Out

  • Gulf Coast beat East Central 92-75 at Perk on Thursday. Melvion Flanagan (So., Peabody/Alexandria, La.) had 23 points, and Carr Thiam (So., Wharton/Tampa, Fla.) had 19.
  • Hinds lost 76-59 at Meridian on Thursday.

Previous Meeting

Flanagan had 33 points, but the Bulldogs lost 71-63 to Hinds at Perk on March 11, 2021.

Three Ahead

  • Thursday, Jan. 27: vs. Itawamba, Perkinston, 6 p.m.
  • Monday, Jan. 31: at Meridian, Meridian, 6 p.m.
  • Monday, Feb. 7: vs. Northwest, Perkinston, 6 p.m.


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