“HERD THAT” ADVANCES IN TBT
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -Marshall’s alumni team in The Basketball Tournament took The Money Team’s best shot but got off the canvas to win 102-99 and advance to the quarterfinals Saturday.
Herd That, the 23rd seed, trailed the Floyd Mayweather-backed team by as many as 18 points. Herd That came back to win it on a take to the hoop from Ryan Luther to finish off an 18-6 run to win the game.
Former Conference USA Player of the Year JaCory Williams scored 30 points to lead Herd That.
They will face the winner of the Overseas Elite (#2 seed) and Armored Athlete (#15 seed) in Columbus on Saturday.
The Basketball Tournament is a winner take all tournament with one million dollars going to the winning team.
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