HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Thursday's NJCAA National Tournament quarterfinal showdown between No. 9-seed South Plains College and top-ranked Indian Hills had a championship feel to it, and the two teams did not disappoint those in attendance with a dramatic game that was not decided until the final buzzer.
"I told my guys a couple days ago, I said 'this game is for the national championship,'" Texan head coach Steve Green said.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – The South Plains College Texan basketball team has advanced to the third round of the NJCAA National Tournament in Hutchinson, Kan., where they will take on top-seed Indian Hills Thursday at 12 p.m. in which the winner will move on to Friday's semifinal round.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Andre Spight scored a game high 22 points and Roderick Lawrence added 19 and eight rebounds as the South Plains College Texans beat Paris Junior College 75-65 Tuesday afternoon during second round action of the NJCAA National Tournament at the Hutchinson Sports Arena.
Originally scheduled for 4:30 p.m., the contest started nearly two hours late due to earlier games running past schedule.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – The ninth-seeded South Plains College Texans knocked off No. 24-seed Cape Fear Community College 93-81 during Monday's opening round action at the NJCAA National Basketball Tournament at the Hutchinson Sports Center and will now face eight-seed Paris JC at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 18.
Click above view interviews with Coach Green, Ryan Martin, Rod Lawrence,
and Sekou Harris
LEVELLAND – The South Plains College Texans are scheduled to depart campus for the NJCAA National Tournament in Hutchinson, Kan. at 12 p.m. Saturday, March 15 and the SPC Athletic Department is encouraging fans to come to the Texan Dome around 11:45 a.m. to wish the team well before they leave.
South Plains (27-5) received the ninth-seed in the tournament and will face No. 24 Cape Fear in the first round of the 24-team bracket.
1965-66, 1970-71, 1972-73, 1989-90, 1990-91, 1995-96, 1996-97, 2001-02, 2002-03, 2006-07, 2011-12, 2013-14
Region V Champions
1991-92, 2001-02, 2002-03, 2007-08, 2011-12