CONCORD, NH – The NHTI, Concord’s Community College men’s basketball team downed YSCC foe Southern Maine Community College 94-83 in YSCC final four action hosted at Southern Maine Community College. NHTI will now advance to play in the YSCC Championship game today.
Leading NHTI was Terry Williams (Norwich, CT) 31 points 10 rebounds and six assists, Marv Leveille (Stamford, CT) 14 points with 12 boards, and Besfort Syla (Manchester) 18 points with five assists.
The number three seeded NHTI (24-8) will battle the number one seeded Vermont Tech at 2 PM on Sunday for the YSCC Championship. The game will be played at Southern Maine Community College in Portland, Maine. The YSCC champion will also get an automatic bid to compete in the USCAA National Basketball Championship held in Pennsylvania the first week on March.
In other news, both Syla and Williams were named YSCC All-Conference selections for this season. They were both honored at the YSCC banquet last night. Also, Jess Hardiman (Loudon) of the NHTI women’s basketball team was named the YSCC women’s basketball Player of the Year. Congratulations to all these athletes on the accomplishments and a fine season! For more information visit www.yankeeconference.org.