Guilford Technical Community College Basketball:
GTCC Men’s Basketball
Final:GTCC 80, Bryant & Stratton College, 74
Region X Record:(4-15)
Key Individual Performers (with hometown)::
Kaleel Walton (Western Guilford HS) 18pts, 3steals; Jaylen Osbey (Nordonia, OH) 13pts, 4reb; Tim Kilpatrick (NW Guilford HS) 12pts; Andre Saunders (Western Alamance HS) 11pts, 6assists, 4reb; Ryan Passini (Northern Guilford HS) 8pts on 4-4 shooting, 8reb; Sean Gribble (South Iredell HS) 7pts, 6reb.
Bryant & Stratton entered the game with a 21-5 record, and ranked 13th in the nation. GTCC led the entire contest except for a brief minute midway through the first half. The lead stretched to 16 with 11 minutes remaining in the contest. B&S made 3 three-pointers in the final 50 seconds, but GTCC was able to make key free throws down the stretch, with their final 7 points coming from the FT line.
Weather permitting, final regular season game is Wednesday, 2/25 @ home vs Vance Granville CC (5:00). Region tournament starts this weekend at Richard Bland College.