With under four minutes to go, Life guard Greg Thomas stole the ball and started to go in for a game-tying layup. But then John Brown took the ball right back. It was that kind of game for the Life Running Eagles.
Friends, Family, Faculty, and fans filled the lobby of Bill George Arena on Tuesday morning to send off the men’s basketball team before they left for the national tournament in Kansas City. On a chilly morning about 40 people showed up in the Arena for breakfast and to talk to the players.
The men’s basketball team just finished off the most successful regular season in program history, winning a regular season title and reaching the highest ranking in school history. There still remains one contest for the Golden Eagles’ season to try to prove their worth.