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#3 Cornerstone University 93 Concordia University 76
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Cornerstone - Bryan Pasciak (22 points)
Concordia - Ryan Walton (22 points)
Cornerstone - Dan Possehl (10 rebounds)
Concordia - Walton, Holmes, Simmons (6 rebounds)
Cornerstone - Dominic Allen (5 assists)
Concordia - Marius Williams (4 assists)
The Golden Eagles clinched the WHAC regular season title and the #1 seed for the WHAC Tournament with a 93-76 win over Concordia tonight. Concordia took an early lead but the Golden Eagles responded to tie the game at 13-13 with 12:44 left in the half. Cornerstone made a 13-2 run to take a 26-15 lead about mid-way through the first half. The Golden Eagles would maintain a double digit lead for the remainder of the half and finish with a 48-36 lead. The Cardinals would cut the lead to 9 points on a couple of occasions but that would be as close as they would get in the 2nd half. Cornerstone would push the lead to as much as 19 (93-74) late in the half and would finish the game with a 93-76 win to claim the WHAC regular season title.
The #3 Golden Eagles will travel over to Davenport to finish the regular season. That game will be carried on the internet. The live "VSN NAIA Basketball Game of the Week" will be available at http://www.victorysportsnetwork.com by clicking the "Live Streaming" link on the upper right hand side of the page which will connect to the VSN Livestream channel.Pregame set for 1:50 p.m. CT. John Thayer of VSN will provide the play by play while Jason Dannelly will be featured doing color commentary. The broadcast will also include half-time interviews with a variety of people.