CMU: Mavericks heading to elite eight

By: Krystle Sonmore Email
By: Krystle Sonmore Email

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - The Mesa Mavericks historic season will continue to San Antonio, Texas for the NCAA Div. II quarterfinals on March 26.

The (1)Mavericks pulled out a huge, hard-fought win against the (2)Midwestern State Mustangs on Monday with a 69-65 victory in the final seconds.

The Mustangs jumped to a quick lead early in the first half, but CMU never gave up. The teams sat tied going into the second half, but in the end the Mavericks powered through for the big four-point win.

They will travel to San Antonio, Texas where they will face the (3)Dowling Golden Lions on March 26th at 3:30 PM.

You must be logged in to post comments.

Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
KKCO NBC 11 News
2531 Blichmann Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81505

Station Phone: 970.243.1111
Business Fax: 970.243.1770
Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793
News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 198900821 -
Gray Television, Inc.