Calhoun City’s Ebony Williams scores career high in Mississippi College win

Mississippi College senior Ebony Williams of Calhoun City scored a career-high 24 points in the 77-61 victory over Centenary on Saturday afternoon at the Gold Dome.

Photo by Aaron Boersma/Mississippi College

The Lady Choctaws (3-1) bounced back from their defeat against Rhodes on Tuesday with a wire-to-wire victory.  After a jumper by Williams put MC ahead 4-2 just one minute into the contest, MC would not again be tied with the Ladies (0-3).

Williams finished the game with 24 points and nine rebounds, going 10-13 from the floor.

The Lady Choctaws had 12 different players score in the game as they shot 46% (32-69) from the floor as a team.

The MC defense held the Ladies to just 32% (24-74) shooting from the floor and just 22% (4-18) from the three-point line.

Vashni Sharp-Moore led Centenary with 22 points, while Dionecia Warr had 11.  Brianna Edwards had a game-high 15 rebounds to go along with eight points.

The Lady Choctaws will be back in action when they open conference play on Thursday at Howard Payne.

Story and photo courtesy of Mississippi College