Monday, March 26, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
The Triton College men’s basketball program, which won its first NJCAA D-II National Championship on March 24, will be feted with a championship rally on Wednesday, March 28, 1 p.m., at the Triton College Student Center cafeteria (B Building), 2000 5th Ave. in River Grove.
The Trojans captured the championship after defeating Pima Community College 89-85 in Danville on Saturday.
At 32-4, the Trojans entered the tournament a No. 1 seed. They earned a place in the championship game after beating Southwestern College 85 to 67 on March 23.
All-American candidate Deonta Terrell, who lead the team this season with an average of 16.3 points and 4.4 rebounds per game, was named the tournament MVP.
“The entire community is invited to help us celebrate this historic accomplishment,” Triton officials noted in a statement. VFP
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