LIFE Wins AII Tournament Championship
Next Stop: Kansas City
On Saturday, March 3, 2012 LIFE took on Mountain State in the semi-finals of the Association of Independent Institutions(AII) championship tournament, held on the campus of LIFE. At halftime, LIFE was up by only 2 points, 39-37. LIFE turned up the heat in the second half and walked away with a 83-64 victory.
On Sunday LIFE took on Cal State San Marcos championship game on Sunday evening and won 90-65, winning the tournament championship. The Running Eagles entered the tournament as the fourth seed and knocked off the number one and number two teams to secure their place in the NAIA National Tournament in Kansas City, MO., March 14-20.
PJ Meyers, Point Guard at LIFE, originally from Augusta, GA was nominated as MVP. The Running Eagles will now move on to the NAIA National Tournament in Kansas City, MO on March 14-20.
Congratulations to the team and coaching staff! Bring on Kansas City!!!!