Basketball Bobcats return to action

Written By: Shawn Wansley
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Date Submitted: 2011-01-05 15:35:12

 ELLISVILLE – After a one-month hiatus, the Jones County Junior College basketball teams are ready to return to the court.

JCJC will visit Itawamba Community College on Wednesday and Northeast Mississippi Community College on Thursday.

Head coach Sandra Sumrall’s Lady Bobcats are 7-2. They dropped an 80-79 decision to ICC on Nov. 18 and whipped Northeast 103-67 on Nov. 15 in games played at A.B. Howard Gymnasium.

Head coach Don Skelton’s men’s team is 4-5. They beat ICC 71-57 and Northeast 87-85 earlier this season.

Fans can listen to the JCJC vs. ICC games at and the JCJC vs. Northeast contests at

The Bobcat teams resume South Division play on Monday at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. The women’s game tips off at 6 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 8 p.m. Those games will air (audio only) on Airtime will be 5:55 p.m.

The next home games for JCJC will be on Jan. 13 against Delgado Community College (La.). The women’s game begins at 5 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7 p.m. Those games will be televised live on with Lance Pittman and Mark Easley on the call. Airtime will be 4:55 p.m.



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