Game 21 was a semifinal
matchup between No. 2-seeded South Suburban College and No. 3-seeded
Community College of Rhode Island. South Suburban had defeated Rend
Lake College and Johnson County Community College to advance. Rhode
Island advanced after defeating MCC-Penn Valley and Baltimore City
Final score: Rhode Island 83, South Suburban 78
Game 21 recap
Game 22 was a semifinal matchup between No. 1-seeded Mott
Community College and No. 5-seeded Lakeland Community College. Mott
advanced to the semifinals with victories over Danville Area
Community College and Louisburg College. Lakeland advanced with wins
over Bismarck State College and South Mountain College.
Final score: Mott 84, Lakeland 73
Game 22 recap
Game 23 was a consolation game between Erie Community College and
Danville Area Community College. The winner earned a seventh-place
finish in the tournament and the loser finished in eighth place.
Both teams had lost their first-round games but then won two games
in a row to guarantee a placed finish in the tournament.
Final score: Erie 63, Danville 62
Game 23 recap
Game 24 was a consolation bracket matchup between Baltimore City
Community College and Louisburg College. The game decided who would
finish fifth and sixth in the tournament. Both teams had lost in the
second round of the tournament and won a consolation game to ensure
a placed finish in the tournament.
Final score: Louisburg 85, Baltimore City 72
Game 24 recap
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Game 25 was a consolation matchup between South Suburban College
and Lakeland Community College. The winner finished third in the
national tournament, while the loser finished fourth. Both teams had
won their first- and second-round games before losing in the
Final score: South Suburban 78, Lakeland 76
Game 25 recap
Game 26 was the championship game, with Community College of
Rhode Island playing Mott Community College for the national title.
Top-seeded Mott had defeated Danville Area Community College,
Louisburg College and Lakeland Community College to qualify for the
championship game. Rhode Island, the No. 3 seed, had defeated MCC-Penn
Valley, Baltimore City Community College and South Suburban College
to reach the title game.
Final score: Mott 70, Rhode Island 60
Game 26 recap
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