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6th Win in a Row advances MU to Regional Finals

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6th Win in a Row advances MU to Regional Finals

2/28/2014

116-83 win

PORTLAND, OREGON - February 28, 2014 - The Multnomah Lions played host to the NCCAA West Regional Tournament on Friday night. MU as the 2nd seed played Portland Bible College as the 3rd seed. The Lions came out firing as Sophomore guard Stevie Sansone hit 6 of 7 three's in the first half to give MU a 63-37 halftime lead.  MU hit 12 of 23 three point baskets in the half to provide the comfortable lead. 

 

Stevie Sansone first of 7 three pointers
Stevie Sansone first of 7 three pointers
It was cruise city in the second half as all the players played to finish with a 116-83 victory. Sansone led MU with 30 points, while Steve Bustrin dished out 9 assists with only 1 turnover. Jordan Paris snagged 9 rebounds in the contest where no player played more than 21 minutes. The victory was the 6th in a row for the Lions. 

 

The Lions will now play the #1 seed West Coast Baptist Eagles at 1:00 on Saturday. The winner of this game will advance to the NCCAA National tournament in Circleville, Ohio. 

GAME STATS

 
 
by Curt Bickley