DANVILLE, Ill. — The Kirkwood men’s basketball team advanced to the semifinals of the NJCAA Division II Championships with an 80-65 victory over Niagara County last night at Mary Miller Complex.
Douglas Wilson and Devonte Thedford paced the Eagles (29-4) with 22 and 21 points, respectively. Luke Appel chipped in 14 points.
Top-seeded Kirkwood will face either No. 4 Erie or No. 5 Milwaukee Area in the semifinals Friday at 6:30 p.m.
MORE Small College Sports ARTICLES TO READ NEXT ...
TOP STORIES FROM THE GAZETTE
- Marion hires Pete Messerli to be new head boys' basketball coach
- Construction worker falls from beam in downtown Cedar Rapids, sustains life-threatening injuries
- Old with the new and how Chris Doyle shapes Iowa's football culture
- Former Iowa City High track coach John Raffensperger dies
- Cedar Rapids man faces 20 years in scheme to steal internet domain doitforstate.com
- University of Iowa seeks bids to raze University Club