The Coffeyville Community College Red Ravens had all they could handle against Kashaskia, Iowa in the NJCAA Men’s National Basketball Tournament this afternoon. In the end however The Ravens hung on for a 3 point win, 76 – 73.
The Ravens, who led most of the game saw their lead cut to 1 with under a minute to play when Kashaskia went on an 8 – 0 run. Then with :29 seconds left Tevin Brewer hit for 2 followed by Marvin Johnson making 2 from the foul line. Kashaskia followed by nailing a 3 pointer but then Casey Benton hit 1 of 2 from the charity stripe when Kashaskia was forced to foul. Down by 3 Kashaskia put up a 3 pointer with just :04 seconds left but the ball spun around the rim and out preserving the 3 point win for the Ravens.
The Ravens will play tomorrow night at 6:00 when they Florida Southwestern(29-2). Tomorrow’s Red Ravens game from the NJCAA Men’s National Tournament will be broadcast live on KUSN 98.1FM