BIBLE COLLEGE NIT
CHAMPIONSHIP GAME – The last two teams standing in this Tournament were the top seeds – the DAVIS COLLEGE FALCONS – and the 2nd seeded TRINITY BAPTIST COLLEGE EAGLES. The 1st Half ended with the Eagles on top 35-29 but the Falcons regrouped in the locker room and came out primed for a comeback. Davis College outscored Trinity Baptist 39-28 to win the game 68-63 for their 4th National Title. Corban Usry led the victors with 17 points. * THE FALCONS ARE BIBLE COLLEGE NATIONAL CHAMPIONS *
FIRST SEMIFINAL – This game pitted the 5th seeded JOHNSON & WALES UNIVERSITY WILDCATS against the 9 seeds – the PENN STATE AT YORK LIONS. The Wildcats were chasing the Lions 35-28 at Halftime but after the break they roared back for a 77-65 comeback triumph. Kajuan Madden-McAfee tossed in 23 points to lead Johnson & Wales University.
SECOND SEMIFINAL – The 3 seeds – the PENN STATE AT WILKES-BARRE LIONS took on the 10th seeded VERMONT TECH GREEN KNIGHTS. The Lions seemed to have things well in hand with a 44-28 lead at the midpoint, but then had to hold on against a furious Green Knight rally to win the game 80-74. Nineteen points from Jordan Williams led PSU-Wilkes Barre.