BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - No. 7 Mississippi Gulf Coast had already wrapped-up the MACJC South Division title, but was hoping to get another shot at the national championship.
The Bulldogs traveled to No. 14 Co-Lin and it happened again. In overtime the Wolves (4-4, 3-2) stopped Gulf Coast (6-2, 5-1) from making a two-point conversion and held off the Bulldogs 31-30.
The Wolves scored a touchdown with 2:42 remaining in regulation that tied the game at 24.
Gulf Coast drove down the field and Tavarius McCormick broke loose on a 10 yard touchdown run with 57 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter that forced overtime.
Co-Lin scored first in OT. Gulf Coast came back with a touchdown and Bulldogs head coach Chad Huff decided to go for the win by going for a two-point conversion. Co-Lin stopped Gulf Coast and preserved a 31-30 victory.
Last season Co-Lin handed Gulf Coast a 29-26 defeat.