Pearl River sweeps Gulf Coast in Perkinston

PERKINSTON, Miss. (WLOX) - After the Pearl River women's team beat Gulf Coast 71-63, the Pearl River men's team defeated Gulf Coast 76-65 Thu., Feb. 6.

The Bulldogs beat the Wildcats 64-62 Jan. 13, which caused Bulldogs fans to rush the court in Poplarville.

Gulf Coast trailed by 13 points at halftime in Perkinston and were unable to make a second-half push to win at home.

Chris Bilbo scored a team-high 18 points for Gulf Coast (14-5, 7-3), which has lost two straight games for the first time in the 2013-14 season.

Pearl River (13-5, 6-4) will return to action against Southwest Mississippi Mon., Feb. 10.