IUP’s men’s basketball team took the NCAA Division II Atlantic Region championship last night (March 16, 2010) at Memorial Field House with an 87-72 win over West Liberty State University.
The win earns the team a spot in the Elite Eight tournament, to be played March 24-27 in Springfield, Mass.
Tournament MVP Daryl Webb tied his career high with 27 points and added 12 rebounds.
Julian Sanders hit five 3-pointers and scored 17 points, Akida McLain added 16, and Kevin Steward finished with 11.
See the IUP Athletics website for game highlights.