NIT Semifinals Recap: Utah comes back to win, while Penn State cruises into Final

03/27/2018

NEW YORK, NY – In the first semifinal, Utah’s Tyler Rawson hit two big go-ahead three-pointers in the second half, while fellow transfer-senior Justin Bibbins went 12-of-12 from the charity stripe to help their Utes complete a 13-point comeback and edge past Western Kentucky 69-64. In the nightcap, Penn State cruised from the get-go on its way to a 75-60 rout of Mississippi State. The second-seeded Utes and fourth-seeded Nittany Lions will return to Madison Square Garden on Thursday night to square off for the NIT title.







For even more highlights, check out our ever-expanding playlist of the best calls!

Comments are closed.

Most Recent NCAA Basketball Posts

Great Games in NCAA Tournament History: The 2019 National Championship Game

07 April 2020 Comments are off for this post.
Westwood One presents Great Games in NCAA Tournament History. In our final installment, we flash back one year to Championship Monday in 2019 as both Virginia and Texas Tech were appearing in their first title game. It would take overtime before the Cavaliers would come out on top. Kevin Kugler,…
Read More »

Great Games in NCAA Tournament History: The 2010 Championship Game

28 March 2020 Comments are off for this post.
Westwood One presents Great Games in NCAA Tournament History. Today, we travel back a decade as the Cinderella run of Butler all the way to the Championship Game in their home city of Indianapolis ended with a matchup with Duke. The Bulldogs hung tough all game, but fell to the…
Read More »
Load more posts