Hinds CC Eagles headed to Conference Championship November 13
When the #10 ranked Hinds CC Eagles played #1 East Mississippi CC in the MACC semifinal on November 6th, with just 50 seconds left in the fourth quarter, the EMCC Lions tied up the game. The Eagles then kneeled the remaining seconds off the clock and sent the game to overtime.
In the opening drive of overtime, the Eagle's Jeffrey Pittman scored from four yards out and Ben Duncan's PAT made it 42-35, Hinds. The Lions answered with a touchdown and decided to go for two. The pass was tipped by Taylor Hunt and intercepted by Reginald Barnes to seal a 42 to 41 win in overtime for the Hinds CC Eagles.
The Eagles (8-2 overall) head to Senatobia on Saturday November 13th to take on Northwest Mississippi Community College at 2 p.m. for the Conference Championship.
Fans will be able to watch Hinds football games live here: https://hindsccsports.net/channel-1/
You can also follow @HindsCC_FB for live in-game updates.