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Titans advance to Crossover Championship game with 95-92 win over Shoreline

Posted: 12/17/2011 10:15:00 PM



The TCC Men's Basketball team advanced to the NWAACC East Region Crossover championship game with 95-92 over Shoreline. The Titans (6-1) won the high scoring contest behind Mark McLaughlin's 31 points and Demetrius Smith's career high 28.

The Titans held the high scoring Dolphins to 11 points under their average in a battle between 2 of the 5 top scoring teams in the NWAACC. The Titans won despite being out rebounded 64-44 and turning the ball over a season high 24 times. The Dolphins also had 106 field goal attempts to the Titans 67.

In addition to leading the Titans with 31 points ( 24 in the second half ) Mclaughlin also added 7 rebounds & a game high 5 blocks. Smith also had a great all around game adding 6 rebounds & assists in addition to his 28 points. Nate Walker was also in double figures with 11 points and added 7 rebounds. The Titans were able to win despite having Dom Williams battling illness & losing Josh Lord to an injury in the 2nd half.

The Titans will battle NWAACC Western Region foe in the Championship game at 6:00 on Sunday.

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