No. 7 sports story of 2017 | MACU hosts 12th Bible College NIT tournament
The Mustangs hosting was the No. 7 story of 2017
By Malcolm Shields
Monday, December 25, 2017
The Mid-Atlantic Christian men’s basketball team had the opportunity to host the Bible College NIT tournament in February.
MACU hosted the annual tournament at Chesson Gym on Feb. 16 – Feb. 18.
Trinity Baptist, Appalachian Bible, Trinity College of Florida and Dayspring Bible College also took part in the tournament.
MACU lost its opening game to Trinity Baptist 80-60, but closed out the tournament and its season with two consecutive wins against Appalachian Bible (109-49) and Dayspring Bible College (90-47).
The Mustangs took third place at the tournament.
Trinity College won the tournament title, while Trinity Baptist was the runner-up.
MACU concluded the 2016-17 season with a 9-16 overall record.