ESPANOLA, N.M. – Ashford University and Northern New Mexico College jumped out to big halftime leads Friday to advance to the Association of Independent Institutions Division II Conference championship game.
Ashford and NNMC will meet Saturday at 7 p.m. in the conference championship. It will be a rematch from last year's title game won by NNMC, 51-48.
ESPANOLA, N.M. - Top-seeded Ashford University rolled into the Association of Independent Institutions Women's Division II Basketball championship game Friday, while host Northern New Mexico College had to go into overtime to advance.
Ashford had three players drop down 16 points in a 74-69 victory over Johnson & Wales (Colo.) to reach Saturday's 5 p.m. title game against Northern New Mexico.