Jones hands PRCC its first loss of the season

Jones hands PRCC its first loss of the season

ELLISVILLE, MS (WDAM) - It took overtime, but the Jones College men’s basketball team handed No. 7 Pearl River Community College its first loss of the season on Thursday night.

The Bobcats took down the Wildcats 91-88 behind Galen Alexander’s 31 points. Brandon Rachal led PRCC with 22 points.

Jones (15-4) improved to 9-1 in the MACJC and moved into a tie for first in the South Division with Pearl River (18-1).

The No. 5 Lady Bobcats began the “Catfight” with a 81-53 win over the Lady Wildcats.

Collins native Kyia Weathersby led Jones with 13 points while Heidelberg grad Keyara Jones added 11 points. The Lady Bobcats improved to 18-1 (10-0 MACJC) after their 16th straight win.

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