East Central swings back into action
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 12:00 AM
The East Central Warrior basketball teams are back in action after the Christmas holidays with a pair of home games.
The Warrior teams were to host East Mississippi on Tuesday.
Then on Monday, East Central will play host to Hinds Community College.
Women's action tips off at 5:30 p.m. and will be followed by the men's contest at 7:30 p.m. in the Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building.
Against the Lions, the ECCC squads are hoping for a different outcome than when the two teams met on November in Scooba.
The Lady Warriors entered the new year with a 5-5 overall under second-year head coach Crandal Porter.
The Warriors are also 5-5 overall and are led by first-year head mentor Robert Thompson.
The East Mississippi men sport a 6-2 mark under head coach Mark White.
The video stream of home games can be seen and heard on the EMCC Web site, www.EMCCAthletics.com/live
East Central is providing live audio stream on the college Website, www.eccc.edu.
The game audio can also be heard on the Scott County Broadcasting Network, www.580AMWQST.com. Longtime broadcaster Frank Edmonson will handle play-by-play duties.