NOTEWORTHY: Corey McCollum poured in 22 points, grabbed five rebounds and recorded four steals as Tupelo upended Calvin in a road contest on Tuesday. Josh Gragg added 14 points to the Tiger attack as he also pulled down seven rebounds. Caleb Watson tossed in 12 points and also had seven boards for the winners. Tupelo had a slim 25-23 halftime advantage, before outscoring the hosts by a 25-13 margin in the third quarter and an 18-8 run in the fourth.
COACH’S QUOTE: “It was a sloppy first half on the offensive end. Finally, in the last two quarters, our ball movement was much better, which created easier opportunities,” — Tupelo Head Coach Clay Weller.
Record: Tupelo is 3-0
Up Next: Asher at Tupelo Friday.