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Drury Wins Division II National Title

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The Drury Panthers surged back to erase a 12 point halftime deficit capped off by a pair of free throws by Alex Hall in the final minute, defeating the Metro State Roadrunners 74-73 for the title.

ANALYSIS:

Hall led the Drury scoring attack with 21 points as they take their first Division II trophy home to Springfield, Missouri for coach Steve Hessler. Brandon Lockhart also turned in a strong performance for the victors with 14 points, 9 assists and 6 rebounds. Back in 1979, Drury won a title playing at the NAIA level.

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