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NJCAA DII tournament reports

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[March 24, 2012]  DANVILLE -- The NJCAA Division II Men's Basketball National Tournament has been taking place in Danville this week and will conclude with the championship game tonight. Games 16-20 recaps and box scores are provided below.

HardwareGame 16 featured No. 8-seeded Louisburg College versus No. 1-seeded Mott Community College. Louisburg came into the game with a first-round victory over Iowa Central Community College. Mott advanced after a first-round win over Danville Area Community College. The winner keeps their national championship hopes alive.

Final score: Mott 72, Louisburg 57

Game 16 recap

Box score


Game 17 featured No. 5-seeded Lakeland Community College versus No. 4-seeded South Mountain College. Lakeland advanced after defeating Bismarck State College in the first round. South Mountain defeated Grand Rapids Community College in the first round to advance. The winner will advance to the final four.

Final score: Lakeland 81, South Mountain 74

Game 17 recap

Box score


Game 18 featured a consolation bracket matchup between Moraine Valley Community College and Erie Community College. Moraine Valley lost in the first round to Johnson County but came back and got a consolation win over Rend Lake. Erie dropped its first-round contest to Baltimore City, then defeated Penn Valley on a buzzer-beater.

Final score: Erie 80, Moraine Valley 69

Game 18 recap

Box score


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Game 19 featured a consolation bracket game between Danville Area Community College and Grand Rapids Community College. Danville lost its first-round game to top-seeded Mott Community College and got a consolation win over Iowa Central Community College. Grand Rapids fell short to South Mountain College in the first round and then defeated Bismarck State College in its first consolation game.

Final score: Danville 62, Grand Rapids 54

Game 19 recap

Box score


Game 20 featured a consolation matchup between Louisburg College and South Mountain College. Louisburg won its first-round matchup versus Iowa Central Community College but fell short to top-seeded Mott Community College in the second round. South Mountain won its first-round game versus Grand Rapids but lost to Lakeland Community College in the second round.

Final score: Louisburg 39, South Mountain 33

Game 20 recap

Box score


For more tournament information:

[Text from files received]

Recaps and box scores posted previously


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