Northern Kentucky captured the KEMI Northern Kentucky Basketball Classic title with an 89-83 win over Coastal Carolina Sunday at BB&T Arena. Drew McDonald, who garnered tourney MVP honors, had 31 points and 12 rebounds. Jalen Tate added 16 points and earned All-Tournament Team honors for his efforts. The Chanticleers (3-2) were led by Zach Cuthbertson’s 20 points. The 6-0 start for the Norse is their best since starting 13-0 in 2011-12.
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@NKUNorseMBB moves to 6-0 with an 89-83 win over Coastal Carolina on Sunday (NKUNorse.com)
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Northern Kentucky beats Coastal Carolina 89-83, sweeps in four-team tournament (Cincinnati Enquirer)