MGCCC Thanksgiving Classic tips Monday

MGCCC Thanksgiving Classic tips Monday

PERKINSTON — The MGCCC Thanksgiving Classic will be played Nov. 20-21 featuring two men's basketball teams each from the states of Mississippi and Louisiana.


The games will be played at the Weathers/Wentzell Center on the Perkinston Campus of Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.


Monday's action tips off at 5 p.m. when Southern University-Shreveport plays Northeast Mississippi. Host Mississippi Gulf Coast plays Baton Rouge in a game scheduled to tip at 6:45.


Action Tuesday starts at noon when Northeast plays Baton Rouge. The Bulldogs close out the Classic against Southern-Shreveport at 1:45.


All four games will be NJCAA Region 23 contests.


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