2018 EMCC Football News

  • No. 1 EMCC Lions score seven different ways in posting 54-13 home division win over Mississippi Delta
    September 21, 2018
    The reigning national champion and top-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College scored seven different ways during a 47-point opening half on the way to claiming a 54-13 home victory over Mississippi Delta Community College during Thursday’s MACJC North Division contest played at Sullivan-Windham Field.
  • Top-ranked East Mississippi to open home division play by hosting Mississippi Delta
    September 19, 2018
    Top-ranked East Mississippi Community College begins MACJC North Division home play Thursday evening by welcoming Mississippi Delta Community College to the Scooba campus.  Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at EMCC’s Sullivan-Windham Field. 
  • No. 1-ranked EMCC Lions open division play with 56-26 road win over Itawamba
    September 14, 2018
    Reigning national and state champion East Mississippi Community College successfully opened MACJC North Division football action with a 56-26 road victory over Itawamba Community College Thursday evening at Eaton Field on the ICC campus.  
  • No. 1-ranked EMCC Lions begin MACJC North Division slate Thursday at Itawamba
    September 12, 2018
    The top-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College begin MACJC North Division football action Thursday evening by traveling to Fulton to take on the Itawamba Community College Indians.  Kickoff on Military Appreciation Night at ICC’s Eaton Field is set for 6:30 p.m.
  • EMCC’s Vijay Miller tabbed MACJC Offensive Player of the Week
    September 11, 2018
    For the second time in as many weeks to begin the season, an East Mississippi Community College sophomore quarterback has earned MACJC Offensive Player of the Week football honors.  EMCC’s Vijay Miller has garnered this week’s recognition after subbing in for last week’s recipient Messiah deWeaver and leading the top-ranked Lions to a 59-10 road victory over Pearl River Community College last Thursday in Poplarville.
  • EMCC’s Stephens earns 100th career coaching win as No. 1 Lions roar past Pearl River 59-10
    September 07, 2018
    No. 1-ranked East Mississippi Community College scored 38 unanswered points to overcome an early deficit en route to posting a 59-10 road triumph over Pearl River Community College Thursday evening at Dobie Holden Stadium.  EMCC’s decisive victory over the Wildcats gave 11th-year head coach Buddy Stephens his 100th career collegiate coaching win.
  • EMCC’s Stephens bids for career coaching win No. 100 as top-ranked Lions travel to Pearl River
    September 05, 2018
    Fresh off their 50-0 season-opening home victory over preseason 13th-ranked Hinds a week ago in Scooba, the reigning national champion and top-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College hit the road for the first time this football season by traveling to Poplarville to take on the Pearl River Community College Wildcats Thursday evening.  Kickoff at PRCC’s Dobie Holden Stadium is set for 6 p.m.  As a break for fans having to deal with Tropical Storm Gordon this week, Pearl River school officials have announced there will be no charge for admission into Thursday’s EMCC-PRCC contest.  
  • Top-ranked EMCC Lions post 50-0 shutout over No. 13 Hinds in season opener
    August 31, 2018
    Preseason No. 1-ranked East Mississippi Community College successfully began defense of its fourth national championship with a dominating 50-0 home shutout victory over preseason 13th-ranked Hinds Community College during Thursday’s MACJC season-opening contest played at Sullivan-Windham Field on the Scooba campus.