USCAA DIVISION TWO
NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME – In this title game the 4 seeds – the NEW HAMPSHIRE TECHNICAL INSTITUTE LYNX – took on the Cinderella 10th seeded PENN STATE AT GREATER ALLEGHENY LIONS. The Lynx were chasing the Lions 39-35 at Halftime. After the break NHTI came from behind to win by a final tally of 74-70. Sean Riley and J’Quavious Thurmond led the Lynx with 19 points each. * THE LYNX ARE NATIONAL CHAMPIONS OF USCAA DIVISION TWO *
USCAA DIVISION ONE
DAY ONE: GAME ONE – The 2nd seeded UNIVERSITY OF SAINT THOMAS (TX) CELTS played the 7 seeds – the NEWPORT NEWS APPRENTICE SCHOOL BUILDERS. The Celts were on top 35-27 at the Half then kept the Builders at arm’s length from there for a 74-65 triumph. Freddie Ricks III tossed in 17 points to lead the way for the University of Saint Thomas.
DAY ONE: GAME TWO – In this game the 4 seeds – the BLUEFIELD STATE BIG BLUES took the court against the 5th seeded BRYANT & STRATTON (Buffalo) BOBCATS. The 1st Half ended with the Big Blues up 33-27. After the break the defenses dominated, with Bluefield State ultimately downing the Bobcats 55-51. Eleven points from Marquez Cooper led the Big Blues.
DAY ONE: GAME THREE – The 3rd seeded DELHI STATE BRONCOS clashed with the 6 seeds – the HOLY FAMILY COLLEGE LAKERS (should be the Pheasants). The Broncos were dominating the Lakers from the tip-off, leading them 36-24 at Halftime on their way to a 70-56 victory. Glenn Butler’s 23 points led the way for Delhi State.