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Central Men Bury Buena Vista 99-79 in IIAC Tournament Championship

Posted By News On February 28, 2010 @ 6:01 am In Today’s Local Sports | Comments Disabled


Click the links below to hear post-game interviews with members of the Central College men’s basketball team:

Boschee, Mike – Central Postgame (02-27) [1]

Ley, Miguel – Central Postgame (02-27) [2]

Holan, Mark – Central Postgame (02-27) [3]

Liming, Loren – Central Postgame (02-27) [4]

Cooper, Zach – Central Postgame (02-27) [5]

The Central College men’s basketball team earned an automatic berth in the NCAA Division III national tournament last night, as the Dutch blitzed Buena Vista University 99-79 in the Iowa Conference Tournament Championship. Central’s 23-4 record is their best in program history as the Dutch will make their first national tournament appearance since the 1994-95 season.

Seniors Miguel Ley and Mark Holan each scored 26 points to lead Central on offense, with Ley dishing out 8 assists and Holan swiping 5 steals. Fellow senior Zach Cooper led the Dutch on the glass with 10 rebounds. Central shot 53 percent from the floor, and made ten 3-pointers in the victory.

The Dutch, who were recently ranked No. 25 in the nation, will find out who their first-round opponent is and where the game will be played Monday morning when the 61-team tournament field is announced.

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URLs in this post:

[1] Boschee, Mike – Central Postgame (02-27): http://kniakrls.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Boschee-Mike-Central-Postgame-02-27.mp3

[2] Ley, Miguel – Central Postgame (02-27): http://kniakrls.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Ley-Miguel-Central-Postgame-02-27.mp3

[3] Holan, Mark – Central Postgame (02-27): http://kniakrls.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Holan-Mark-Central-Postgame-02-27.mp3

[4] Liming, Loren – Central Postgame (02-27): http://kniakrls.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Liming-Loren-Central-Postgame-02-27.mp3

[5] Cooper, Zach – Central Postgame (02-27): http://kniakrls.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Cooper-Zach-Central-Postgame-02-27.mp3

[6] Play in new window: http://media.blubrry.com/iowaradioplus/p/kniakrls.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Boschee-Mike-Central-Postgame-02-27.mp3

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