#6 Nebraska-Kearney 86, #11 Lindenwood 80
Sixth seed Nebraska-Kearney hits 28 free throws as they held serve at home against #11 seed Lindenwood. UNK outrebounded LWU as they advance to the quarterfinal round in Kansas City, Mo.
For the Lopers Mike Dentlinger was a perfect 11 for 11 from the line as he finished with a game high 35 points. Connor Beranek had 17 points and pulled down eight rebounds as Davion Pearson added 11 points and six boards. For the Lions Darris Smith led the way scoring 21 points and dishing out five assists. Garrett Reeg added 16 points and Zachary Biggs finished with 12 points.
Nebraska-Kearney advances to face third seed Missouri Southern at 8:15 p.m. on March 7 from Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo.
Story courtesy of theMIAA.com