The first round of the 2021 Region XXIII women’s basketball tournament got underway on Monday night in Moorhead, with Mississippi Delta Community College defeating Hinds Community College, 70-50.
The win now pits the Trojans against Jones College, the nation’s No. 1 ranked team, on Wednesday at 6 p.m. in Ellisville.
Antanisha Wade (Cleveland), a sophomore forward, led all MDCC scorers with 19 points on Monday in the blowout win over Hinds.
Rodericka Parker (Selma, Ala.), a freshman point guard, had a big night as well with a 17-point effort of her own.
Wednesday’s matchup in Ellisville can be found live at Jones’ livestream, jcjc.tv.
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