NKU men’s basketball team survived and advances to the final round of the Horizon League tournament after defeating the Green Bay Phoenix 80-69. NKU dominated the last five minutes of the game propelling them into their 11 point win. Redshirt junior guard Jalen Tate scored 23 points, shooting 10-of-15 from the free throw line. Senior guard Tyler Sharpe added 20 by executing two clutch 3-pointers and senior forward Dantez Walton recorded a double-double, scoring 19 points and 11 rebounds.
NKU moves onto the Horizon League Championship, taking on the no. 4 UIC Flames. The game is set for 7 p.m. and will be broadcast on ESPN.
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