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NAIA2 CHAMPIONSHIP GAME: CSU TAKES THE TITLE!

Cardinal Stritch Wolves logoLast night’s NAIA Division Two National Championship Game saw the top 2 seeds in the tournament battling each other for the title. The top seeded WILLIAM PENN UNIVERSITY STATESMEN and the 2nd seeds, the CARDINAL STRITCH UNIVERSITY WOLVES, were the two teams left standing after all the hardcourt drama that had unfolded since the tournament started last Wednesday.

The Wolves shot 50% from the field enroute to a 73-59 victory over the Statesmen, giving Cardinal Stritch University its first ever NAIA national championship in basketball. The game was a very tight 39-36 at the break in favor of the Wolves but the 2nd half saw Stritch getting some separation and winding up wearing the 2013 crown. WPU outrebounded CSU 35-33 but were outdone by the Wolves in every other statistical category. Stritch also got to the line 25 times, making 20 from the charity stripe compared to William Penn, whose Continue reading

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IT’S THE HUSTLIN’ OWLS VS THE SEAHAWKS IN TONIGHT’S NAIA2 CHAMPIONSHIP GAME (FINAL SCORE UPDATED)

 For the first time since 1999 the top 2 seeds in the NAIA2 tournament will face each other for the championship. Tonight the number 1 Northwood University Seahawks battle the number 2 Oregon Tech Hustlin’ Owls, climaxing the 2012 tournament for this division of college basketball. Watch it at 7pm ET on the cable channel called CBS Sports Network.

One tournament concludes tonight, but there are two more getting ready to tip off. Tomorrow morning at 10am ET the NAIA division 1 tournament will get underway with the 9th- seeded Rogers State Hillcats taking on Continue reading

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