TEMPLE, Texas — Central Texas junior colleges have been forced to change their sports schedules due to ice and snow impacting travel and available electricity.
Temple College announced it has rescheduled three basketball games that were affected by the winter storm:
- at McLennan - Feb. 22nd - Women at 5 p.m., Men at 7 p.m.
- at Cisco - March 1st - Women at 5 p.m.
- vs. Hill - March 8th - Women at 5 p.m., Men at 7 p.m.
MCC has announced one of its basketball games was rescheduled. The Highlanders and Highlassies will now travel to Collin on March 4th. The women's game will tip at 5 p.m. followed by the men's game at 7 p.m.
On the diamond, MCC's baseball tournament scheduled to start Thursday in Cleburne was canceled. The Highlanders are now scheduled to play a doubleheader Sunday against Howard, however a time and location hasn't yet been announced.
The Highlassies' softball series at LSU-Eunice was canceled. MCC is next scheduled to travel to Blinn for a doubleheader Wednesday.
Temple College also canceled Friday's softball doubleheader against Alvin and baseball moved its Friday-Saturday games against Odessa to Sunday-Monday. However, head baseball coach and athletic director Craig McMurtry told 6 Sports a final decision on whether those baseball games will be played would by made either Friday afternoon or early Saturday.
McMurtry said as long as Collin could make the trip, Saturday's basketball games were still on as scheduled.