Cornerstone 76, Trinity Christian College 73
PALOS HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) _ Cornerstone, led by Jared Crandell’s 22 points, beat Trinity Christian College 76-73 in a National Christian College Association district game Tuesday.
The teams exchanged leads throughout the game with the Trolls (7-12) leading 43-37 at halftime. But the outcome was determined in the last 20 seconds of the game.
With 19 seconds left, the Golden Eagles’ (11-6) Kevin Wickliffe hit a three pointer to put Cornerstone up by two at 75-73. Then with six seconds on the clock, Cameron Currie hit a free throw to put the Eagles up by three.
The Trolls threw up a last second shot that bounced off the rim.
Wickliffe had 15 points for the Eagles, Paul Wanless added 13 and Curry had 11.
Eric Lubbers led the Trolls with 18, Ryan Schoonveld had 13, Darius Young had 12 and Jeremy Freeman added 11.