The 3:05pm games brought an onslaught of excitement. Teams went head to head it what may just be the most entertaining hour of play yet! The gymnasium was abuzz with energy to see what this round of games had in store for our participants.
In the Unified Division Colorado State University battled Central Michigan University in a tight game all the way through. Although CMU fought hard, Colorado State bested them 44 – 37 . Colorado State’s Dion Herrington had 11 points, 3 rebounds and 1 assist, meanwhile, Michael Rodriquez had 8 points, 5 rebounds, and 1 steal.
In the Women’s Club Division, UCONN and Texas A&M brought the action in a game that left everyone guessing up until the final moments of the game. Texas A&M inbounded the ball under their own rim and got a shot off, but the shot wouldn’t fall. UCONN came out on top with a 43 – 41. A stunning performance from UCONN’s Olasubomi Ajayi who had 11 points, 10 rebounds, and 3 blocks.
In the Men’s Intramural Division, SRSU – Lobo Nation defeated UAFS 48 – 33. SRSU’s Joseph Parker had 13 points, 6 rebounds, 2 blocks and 1 steal, which helped lead his team to victory. UAFS played tough throughout the game, but SRSU had a 9 point lead at the half that was too much for UAFS to overcome.
Other scores from the hour:
UCF 62, ASU Homeotwn Heroes 39
USF 66, Wisconsin Red 47
Grand Canyon University 60, SFA 58
Marquette 34, Virginia 25
UC Davis Aggies 41, UIUC 38
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