VU Team

Trail Blazers won first NJCAA National Title since 1972

Posted: Mar 24, 2019 10:39 PM
Updated: Mar 24, 2019 10:39 PM

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against wichita state... saturday the vincennes university men's basketball team won the njcaa national championship, beating ranger 87-77..... it marked the trail blazers first national title since 1972... sunday afternoon the vu team returned home from hutchinson kansas to celebrate their first national championshp in 47 years with their hometown fans.... head coach todd franklin shared the national championship trophy with vu president chuck johnson and athletic director harry meeks.... former terre haute south star craig porter, who had seven points, four assist and three rebounds in the national title win said he's proud of what his trail blazer team accomplished! < it feels good. knowing first year here i won the national championship. brough the national championship back to the 812. we took over this program. wanted to put that national championship banner back up. been a long time. beating on the door to get it, had great years. we needed to get it done. to get it done is a lot of satisfication. >
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