Monday morning sports
Monday Mar 17, 2014 12:00am
NORTH JUDSON – The Westviw boys basketball team captured a 2A Regional championship on Saturday.
In the semi-final game, the Warriors overcame a 12 point deficit in the fourth quarter to beat #5 Hammond Bishop Noll 75-64 in double-overtime.
Then in the title game, the Warriors beat Winamac 69-53. Chandler Aspy led the Westview with 26 points in the semi-finals and 16 in the championship. Jordyn Bontrager had 15 and 14 points on the day while Jamar Weaver had 14 and 15 points.
Westview is now 22-4 and takes on #7 Lewis Cass in the semi-sate Saturday at Huntington North.
INDIANAPOLIS - Adreian Payne finished with 18 points and nine rebounds and Branden Dawson added 15 points to help Michigan State overpower No. 8 Michigan 69-55 on Sunday for its fourth Big Ten tournament title on Sunday.
UNDATED - The pairing for this year’s NCAA mens basketball tournament are out.
Western Michigan is headed to the South Region where the 14th seeded Broncos take on #3 seed Syracuse.
Michigan State is headed to the East Region. The Spartans got a number four seed and will take on the 25-9 Delaware Hens.
The Michigan Wolverines are the number two seed in the Midwest Region where they’ll take on Wofford.
No teams from Indiana made this year’s tournament.
Chicago 4, Detroit 1