NJCAA DIV THREE
FIRST SEMIFINAL – The top seeds – the BROOKDALE COLLEGE JERSEY BLUES – took the court against the 5th seeded COLUMBUS STATE COLLEGE COUGARS.
The Jersey Blues were all over the Cougars in every way from start to finish and parlayed an impressive 58-36 Halftime advantage into a Century Club-level ONE HUNDRED NINE to SEVENTY-NINE blowout win. The leading scorer for Brookdale College was Anthony Butler with 18 points.
SECOND SEMIFINAL – Competing for the right to face the Jersey Blues in the Championship Game were the 2nd seeded NASSAU COUNTY COLLEGE LIONS and the 6 seeds – the MONTGOMERY COLLEGE RAPTORS.
By the break the Lions had compiled a 47-35 lead over the Raptors. From there Nassau County College held Montgomery College at arm’s length, ultimately winning the game by a final tally of 95-81. Jalen Burgess put up THIRTY points to lead the victors.