Sunday, March 30, 2003

Georgetown, Ky. 71, Lee, Tenn. 58


NAIA Men's Tournament

The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Frank Temple scored 18 points as Georgetown defeated Lee University 71-58 in the quarterfinals of the men's NAIA Tournament Saturday.

Georgetown (32-5) led 41-30 at halftime and maintained at least a nine-point lead throughout the second half.

Georgetown pulled away with a 10-1 run late in the first half, pushing its lead from four to 30-17 with 5:59 left.

Quintin Bailey scored 15 and Marshall Williams added 13 for Georgetown.

Armard Ross and Frank Walker led Lee (27-8) with 13 each, and Rocky Lane added 11.

Georgetown made the NAIA semifinals for the first time since losing in the 2000 championship game.

NAIA results

At Municipal Auditorium

Kansas City

Quarterfinals

Saturday, March 29

Concordia, Calif. 64, Barber-Scotia, N.C. 52

Georgetown, Ky. 71, Lee, Tenn. 58

McKendree, Ill. 64, Olivet Nazarene, Ill. 62

Oklahoma Baptist (26-5) vs. Mountain State, W.Va. (30-6), late

Semifinals

Monday, March 31

Concordia, Calif. (34-4) vs. McKendree, Ill. (34-3), 7 p.m.

Georgetown, Ky. (32-5) vs. Oklahoma Baptist-Mountain State, W.Va. winner, 9 p.m.

Championship

Tuesday, April 1

Semifinal winners, 8 p.m.




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