WINONA LAKE – The consolation brackets were filled in Friday as the first half of the final chapter of the NCCAA National Championship men’s and women’s basketball tournaments were played Friday at Grace College.
No. 7 Life Pacific 92
No. 8 Hiwassee 75
Blake Terry led Life Pacific with 25 points and Edgardo Campos added 21 points in the win. Daniel Graves was one of five from Hiwassee with double figures, leading with 19 points.
No. 3 Dallas Baptist 95
No. 4 Central Baptist 64
Myles Johnson led Dallas with 31 points and five rebounds while Jayln McBride led Central with 14 points.
No. 7 Bluefield 83
No. 8 Crowley’s Ridge 56
Bluefield had 13 players score in the game, led by Whitney Smith and Courtney Kendrick’s 13 points each. Hannah Willard had 29 points in Crowley’s final game of its first national tournament.
No. 6 Grace College 64
No. 5 Southwestern College 63
Haley Richardson had 18 points in her final game for Grace and Pam Miller added eight points and 11 rebounds. Eliora Johnson had 22 points for Southwestern.
Men’s third place game – Emmanuel v. Grace 10 a.m.
Women’s third place game – Roberts Wesleyan v. Mid-American Christian noon
Men’s championship – Colorado Christian v. Ohio Christian 2 p.m.
Women’s championship – Greenville v. Emmanuel 5 p.m.