The North Lake College Men’s Basketball team won the NJCAA Region V Division III Championship by defeating Eastfield College 88-76 in the regional tournament on Monday, February 26. North Lake advances to play in March Madness at the NJCAA Division III National Tournament, held March 15-17 in Loch Sheldrake, New York.

This is NLC basketball’s second consecutive Region V championship, and seventh overall. The Blazers went on to become NJCAA Division III National Champions in 2006, 2008, and 2017. Stay tuned this March as the Blazers look to defend their title and become back-to-back national champs.

Congratulations to Coach Tim McGraw and the entire NLC team who have worked hard to earn a spot in the national tournament.

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