JDCC falls at regional tourney

Published 8:55 pm Friday, March 9, 2012

Jefferson Davis Community College cut a double-digit deficit to just three points late in the second half Friday night, but couldn’t close the gap and lost to Wallace-Hanceville in the semifinals of the ACCC regional tournament in Tuscaloosa.

The 74-60 setback ended an amazing season for the Warhawks, who finished 19-10 and only one game shy of a berth in the title game.

In Friday’s semifinals, Wallace-Hanceville led the entire game.

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But with less than two minutes left, JDCC narrowed the game to 63-60, but the Wallace-Hanceville quickly widened their lead in the final minute, and won 74-60.

Brandon Scott led the Warhawks with 22 points, and Turmonte Ragland added 20.

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My name is Adam Robinson and I have been the Sports Editor of the Brewton Standard since September 2007. I cover all the local sports in the Brewton area. I am a 2007 graduate of Troy University with a degree in Print Journalism with a contract in Sports Information. I married Shari Lynn in June of 2007 and we welcomed our first child, Hatlee, in April of 2010.

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