Stritch wins NAIA National Championship

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POINT LOOKOUT, Mo — Cardinal Stritch won its’ first NAIA Division II Men’s National Basketball Championship with a 73-59 win over top-ranked Williams Penn (Iowa) on Tuesday night in Point Lookout, Missouri.

The second-seeded Wolves (35-3) cashed in on their 10th try in the tournament behind the 21 point performance of Darren Moore.

Head coach Drew Diener (cousin of former Marquette star Travis Diener) was assisted on the bench by his father Dick, who came out of retirement to offer his experience.