2017-18 East Central Men's Basketball News

  • Warriors Drop Season Finale to Hinds 87-79
    February 23, 2018
    The East Central Community College basketball teams concluded their 2017-18 seasons Thursday, Feb. 22, in action at Hinds Community College in Utica. The Lady Warriors fell 71-53 in the opening game to the Hinds Lady Bulldogs, while the Warriors dropped an 87-79 decision to the Bulldogs in the nightcap.
  • Warriors Defeat Jones County on Sophomore Night
    February 20, 2018
    The East Central Community College Warriors broke a three-game losing streak with a 72-63 win over MACJC South Division foe Jones County Junior College on Sophomore Night Monday, Feb. 19, in Brackeen-Wood Gym in Decatur. The ECCC Lady Warriors opened the evening with a 77-64 loss to the No. 7 ranked Jones County Lady Bobcats.
  • Warriors Fall 72-64 at Pearl River
    February 16, 2018
    The East Central Community College Lady Warriors picked up a 64-58 MACJC South Division basketball road win over the Pearl River Community College Lady Wildcats Thursday, Feb. 15, while the Warriors fell 72-64 to the Pearl River Wildcats in games played at M.R. White Coliseum in Poplarville.
  • Warriors Drop Overtime Game to Co-Lin
    February 13, 2018
    Two of the better teams in the MACJC this season had to fight for their lives against the East Central Community College men and women before taking close wins in South Division action Monday, Feb. 12, at Brackeen-Wood Gym in Decatur.
  • Warriors Can't Overcome Fast Gulf Coast Start
    February 09, 2018
    The East Central Community College Lady Warriors overcame a fast start by the Mississippi Gulf Coast Lady Bulldogs Thursday night, Feb. 8, to earn a 75-64 MACJC South Division win in Perkinston. It was quite the opposite in the men’s action as the Gulf Coast Bulldogs rolled out to a big lead early and never looked back in defeating the Warriors 86-61.
  • Warriors Back in Win Column After Defeating Meridian
    February 06, 2018
    The East Central Community College basketball teams finally got back in the win column Monday, Feb. 5, with a pair of home wins over Meridian Community College in Brackeen-Wood Gym in Decatur.
  • Warriors Drop Heartbreaker in OT at Southwest
    February 02, 2018
    The East Central Community College Warriors took Southwest Mississippi into overtime in an attempt to put an end to a five-game losing streak but came up short in a heartbreaking 92-88 loss to the Bears Thursday, Feb. 1. The ECCC Lady Warriors fell 70-55 to the Southwest Lady Bears in the first game of the night.
  • Visiting Hinds Grabs 11-Point Win Over Warriors
    January 30, 2018
    The East Central Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams continued to struggle in the new year, dropping a pair of MACJC South Division contests to visiting Hinds Community College on Monday evening, Jan. 29.
  • Warriors Come Up Short at Jones County
    January 26, 2018
    The No. 5 ranked Jones County Junior College Lady Bobcats picked up a 101-59 win over the East Central Community College Lady Warriors Thursday, Jan. 25, while the JCJC Bobcats pulled out a 68-61 win over the Warriors in the men’s action.
  • Pearl River Tops Warriors 77-65 in Brackeen-Wood
    January 23, 2018
    The Pearl River Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams came into Brackeen-Wood Gym in Decatur on Monday, Jan. 22, and left with a pair of MACJC South Division wins over East Central Community College Warriors and Lady Warriors.
  • Warriors Fall Late to Visiting Gulf Coast
    January 21, 2018
    The ECCC Warriors dropped a high-scoring 90-85 contest to the Gulf Coast Bulldogs in the second game of the afternoon despite getting 29 points from sophomore guard Thurston McCarty of Quitman and 28 from sophomore guard Jaquan Dotson of Neshoba Central.
  • Co-Lin Snaps Warriors' 7-Game Winning Streak
    January 19, 2018
    The East Central Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams went on the road after a week off due to the winter weather and dropped a pair of MACJC South Division games at Copiah-Lincoln Community College in Wesson Thursday, Jan. 18.
  • Warriors Win 7th Straight 89-77 at Meridian
    January 12, 2018
    Freshman guard Roti Ware continued his hot play of late dropping in 31 points to lead the East Central Community College Warriors to their seventh straight win 89-77 over the Meridian Community College Eagles in a game played on the MCC campus Thursday, Jan. 11.
  • Warriors Grab 99-92 Win Over Visiting EMCC
    January 10, 2018
    The East Central Community College basketball teams entertained rival East Mississippi Tuesday, Jan. 9, and split a pair of non-division games played in Brackeen-Wood Gym on the ECCC campus in Decatur.
  • ECCC Hosts MLK Basketball Tournament
    January 09, 2018
    The East Central Community College basketball programs are hosting the MLK Shootout Jan. 13 and Jan. 15 to commemorate the Martin Luther King Holiday.
  • Warriors Win 5th Straight With Win Over Coastal Alabama
    December 17, 2017
    The East Central Community College basketball teams closed out 2017 with a sweep of teams from Coastal Alabama Community College Monday, Dec. 11, in Brackeen-Wood Gym in Decatur.
  • Warriors Knock off Undefeated Southwest 93-67
    December 10, 2017
    The Southwest Mississippi Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams came to Decatur Monday, Dec. 4, and both left with their first losses of the season as the East Central Community College Warriors and Lady Warriors combined for the sweep in Brackeen-Wood Gym.
  • Ware Named MACJC Men's Player of the Week
    November 28, 2017
    East Central Community College freshman basketball players Roti Ware and Diamond Wraggs have been named the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges’ Men’s and Women’s Basketball Players of the Week, respectively, for their play the week of Nov. 20-26, 2017.
  • Warriors Finish EC Classic with 2-0 Record
    November 22, 2017
    The East Central Community College basketball teams went undefeated in the annual EC Classic held Nov. 20-21 in Brackeen-Wood Gym on the campus in Decatur.
  • Warriors Get Road Win at Coastal Alabama
    November 17, 2017
    The East Central Community College Warriors traveled to Bay Minette, Ala., Nov. 16, and came home with a big 87-71 basketball win over the Coastal Alabama-South Sun Chiefs in a game played at Jack Robertson Arena on the Coastal campus.
  • Warriors Drop Road Decision to Coahoma
    November 14, 2017
    The East Central Community College Lady Warriors outscored the home-standing Coahoma Community College Lady Tigers by nine points in the third quarter to overcome a halftime deficit and pull out a 70-67 win Monday, Nov. 13, in Clarksdale.
  • Warriors Fall Late at East Mississippi
    November 10, 2017
    Riding a strong third period by sophomore guard Autumn Taylor, the East Central Community College Lady Warriors remained undefeated with an 85-76 road win over the East Mississippi Community College Lady Lions Thursday, Nov. 9, in Scooba.
  • Warriors Pick Up 14-Point Win Over Taylor Made
    November 07, 2017
    The East Central Community College Lady Warriors used a late barrage of three point baskets to make up a nine point deficit and defeat Northwest Mississippi Community College 87-83 Monday night, Nov. 6, while the Warriors got a 21-point effort from sophomore guard Thurston McCarty in an 87-73 win over Taylor Made Academy.
  • Warriors Drop Season Opener to Coahoma
    November 03, 2017
    The East Central Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams opened their 2017-18 seasons Thursday, Nov. 2, splitting with the teams from Coahoma Community College in games played in Brackeen-Wood Gym in Decatur.
  • Depth is Key for Warrior Basketball as Season Opens
    October 30, 2017
    The East Central Community College basketball teams are prepared to hit the hardwood for the 2017-18 season with a mix of youth and experience, and with expectations to be playing in the postseason come late February.
  • ECCC Men’s Basketball to Host Jamboree Oct. 28
    October 23, 2017
    The East Central Community College men’s basketball team will host five other teams in a Preseason Jamboree on Saturday, Oct. 28, in Brackeen-Wood Gym on the Decatur campus.
  • Annual Haunted House of Hoops Oct. 30
    October 23, 2017
    The 2017-18 editions of the East Central Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams will be on display at the annual “Haunted House of Hoops” scheduled for Monday, Oct. 30. Activities begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Brackeen-Wood Gymnasium on the Decatur campus.