The Baton Rouge Community College men’s basketball team defeated Copiah-Lincoln 57-54 in overtime Tuesday afternoon. BRCC watched a 16-point lead dwindle in the second half before regaining momentum.

Demetrius Fitzpatrick led BRCC with 18 points, and Devante Marshall scored 12.

BRCC (2-6) will face Houston Community College on Saturday afternoon for a men’s and women’s doubleheader. The men tipoff at 2 p.m., with the women’s game following.