2017-18 EMCC Men's Basketball News

  • Second-half surge lifts EMCC Lions to 73-55 home win over Baton Rouge CC
    December 10, 2017
    An 18-0 second-half surge lifted the East Mississippi Community College men’s basketball team to a 73-55 home victory over Baton Rouge Community College during Saturday afternoon Region 23 action at Keyes T. Currie Coliseum.
  • EMCC Lions stumble 78-67 at Northwest in MACJC North Division hoops opener
    December 05, 2017
    The visiting East Mississippi Community College basketball teams dropped their MACJC North Division openers to Northwest Mississippi Community College Monday night at Howard Coliseum.  The EMCC women lost a 77-64 decision to the Lady Rangers, while the Lions fell by a 78-67 tally in the men’s nightcap.
  • Poor shooting dooms EMCC in 71-63 home loss to Shelton State
    November 28, 2017
    East Mississippi Community College’s return to the hardwood from the Thanksgiving holiday break resulted in a pair of home basketball losses to reigning NJCAA Tournament participants Shelton State Community College Monday night at Keyes T. Currie Coliseum.  Following the EMCC women’s 86-65 setback to the preseason nationally third-ranked Lady Bucs, the Lions also battled from behind before dropping a 71-63 decision in the men’s nightcap.
  • Five double-digit Lion scorers highlight 122-63 win over Royal Ambassadors Christian School
    November 14, 2017
    The East Mississippi Community College Lions posted a basketball doubleheader sweep Monday night at Keyes T. Currie Coliseum in their final home hoops action before the Thanksgiving holiday break.  The EMCC women claimed a 71-59 win over Snead State Community College, while the Lions completed the sweep with a commanding 122-63 victory over Royal Ambassadors Christian School in the men’s nightcap.
  • Harris’ hot hand ignites EMCC to 65-58 comeback win over East Central
    November 10, 2017
    Sophomore guard Keith Harris scored 15 points during a four-minute, second-half stretch to ignite East Mississippi Community College’s 65-58 comeback victory over East Central Community College during Thursday night MACJC basketball action at EMCC’s Keyes T. Currie Coliseum.  The ECCC Lady Warriors claimed the women’s contest with an 85-76 win in the opening game.
  • EMCC men improve to 2-0 with 74-47 road win over Meridian CC
    November 07, 2017
    In their first road action of the young season, the East Mississippi Community College basketball teams gained an MACJC doubleheader split against Meridian Community College Monday night at Graham Gymnasium.  Following the Lady Eagles’ 58-48 win over EMCC in the women’s game, the visiting Lions claimed a convincing 74-47 victory in the men’s nightcap.
  • Lions post 68-56 home win over Tennessee Prep to tip off hoops season
    November 03, 2017
    The East Mississippi Community College basketball teams successfully tipped off their season with a home sweep over Tennessee Preparatory Academy Thursday evening at Keyes T. Currie Coliseum.  Following a 29-13 final in a shortened women’s contest, the Lions completed the sweep with a 68-56 victory in the men’s nightcap.
  • EMCC Lions to tip off hoops slate by hosting Tennessee Prep Academy
    November 01, 2017
    East Mississippi Community College’s 2017-18 basketball season is set to tip off Thursday night with a home doubleheader against Tennessee Prep Academy.  A 5:30 p.m. women’s game will be followed by a 7:30 p.m. men’s contest at Keyes T. Currie Coliseum on the Scooba campus.