Bulldogs close out regular season at EMCC

Published 3:10 pm Wednesday, February 16, 2022

PERKINSTON — Turns out Mississippi Gulf Coast may not have clinched a spot in the eight-team MACCC Men’s Basketball Tournament, but a win at East Mississippi on Thursday will definitely do it.


Tipoff is set for 6 p.m. in Scooba. The game will be streamed at https://www.emccathletics.com/video/YouTubeLive.

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The Bulldogs hold enough tiebreakers in head-to-head situations over seven other teams in the league, but there are potential scenarios where a five-team tie for fifth could turn into a mathematical morass.



  • MGCCC: 16-6/8-5 MACCC, T-5th place in conference
  • EMCC: 16-6/9-4 MACCC, T-3rd place in conference

Last Time Out

  • MGCCC cruised to a 101-91 win over Copiah-Lincoln on Sophomore Night in Perkinston on Monday.
  • East Mississippi lost 74-53 on Monday at Meridian.

Previous Meeting

East Mississippi beat Gulf Coast 89-83 in the NJCAA Region 23 Tournament in Clinton on March 3, 2016.

Up next

  • MACCC Tournament, Feb. 22-24
  • NJCAA Region 23 Tournament, Feb. 28-March 5

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