JDCC basketball beats Enterprise to stay in second in conference play
Turmonte Ragland poured in 26 points and Brandon Scott added 24 along with 14 rebounds Thursday night at Enterprise as the Jefferson Davis Community College Warhawk basketball team defeated the Weevils 80-69.
The win for the Warhawks improved JDCC to 14-8 overall and to 8-3 in conference play and increased JDCC’s winning streak to three games.
JDCC led Enterprise 34-29 after the first half of play and outscored the Weevils 46-40 in the second half to get the win by 11.
Along with Ragland’s 26 points and Scott’s double-double with 24 points and 14 rebounds, Greg Crum added eight points and R.J. Bowers finished with seven. Of Ragland’s 26 points, 22 came in the second half.
Larel Jackson chipped in six points and D.J. Jackson had four. Sherman Presswood added three points in the win and Adam Stumpf chipped in two.
Larel Jackson and Presswood both had four assists each to lead the team and D.J. Jackson and Presswood led with one block each. Presswood also lead with five steals.
The Warhawks are currently tied for second place, one game behind Faulkner with three games to go in conference.
JDCC will play Faulkner at home Thursday.
JDCC is scheduled to be back in action at home Monday against Bishop State. Game time is set for 7 p.m. at Warhawk Gym on the campus of Jefferson Davis Community College in Brewton.