The University of Cincinnati Clermont College’s men’s basketball team gained third place in the United States Collegiate Athletic Association’s (USCAA) National Championship Tournament that took place at Penn State University – Fayette, in Uniontown, Pa.
The Cougars began the tournament with a 70-61 victory over the Central Maine Community College Mustangs. The Red and Black enjoyed a 38-24 halftime advantage and held on from there.
The Clermonters displayed balanced scoring. A. J. Frazier sank 20 points, Kraig Unger 16, Maurice McGee 12, and Jose Navarez 11. Derelle Mathis was the rebounding star with 13, Jeff Hicks made six assists, and Navarez stole the ball three times.