BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) -- The Northeast Mississippi CC Tigers remains undefeated after defeating rival Itawamba Community College, 84 to 62.
The Tigers got off to a fast start, beginning the game with an 8-0 run. The Indians stayed in it for the 1st half, only trailing NEMCC by 6 at the halftime buzzer.
The Tigers leaned on an 18-point performance from Ashland native DeAnthony Tipler and ran up the score in 2nd.
NEMCC looks to stay undefeated with they host Northwest on Tuesday, January 14th. Itawamba hopes to rebound from the loss at home on Monday against ASU Mid-South.