Tallahassee Community College Men, Women Pick Up Big Wins

Posted at 12:05 AM, Feb 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-02 19:12:28-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - On Tuesday night, the Tallahassee Community College men and women's basketball teams hosted Northwest Florida State in two big Panhandle Conference match-ups.

The ladies hit the floor, and the two teams, tied for third in the conference standings. The Eagle women, held on to a late lead to seal up the 69-63 win, and take over sole possession of third place in the standings.

The Eagle men entered Tuesday's contest second in the Panhandle behind Northwest Florida, and a win, would give TCC a share of the conference lead. The visiting Raiders led at halftime, but Tallahassee pulled through in the second half, winning 90-85. 

The two return to action on Saturday when they host Pensacola State. The women tip-off at 5:30, with the men's game following.