In front of a packed house at American University’s Bender Arena, the Eagles controlled the championship game from the start, thanks in large part to strong rebounding and unrelenting defense. Senior guard Chris Lykes led the scoring with 20 points, while junior forward Myles Dread put up 13 and junior guard Prentiss Hubb had 11.
The Gonzaga student body and community came out in full force, turning Bender Arena purple once again. Click here to see the court storming and the Alma Mater:
The next day, ESPN Radio talked in length about Gonzaga’s dominant performance and the strength of the WCAC, listen to the 4 minute spot here:
The Eagles are now competing in the DCSAA Tournament. They have advanced to the semifinal game vs Wilson HS on Friday, March 3 at 9pm at Georgetown University. Should they advance to the final, they will face the St. John’s / Maret winner on Sunday, March 5 at 3pm at George Washington University. Here is the complete DCSAA bracket:—
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