March 4, 2018 at 5:50 AM EST - Updated August 14 at 4:40 AM
(Great Lakes Valley Conference Release) The GLVC tourney title matchup is set. It'll be Bellarmine vs Truman State for the championship. The teams will meet Sunday at 4: 30 Louisville time in Edwardsville, Illinois. The men’s portion of the semifinal round began with an intense nail-biter that saw No. 2 Truman State University come away with the one-point win over No. 3 Drury University, 68-67. The Bulldogs will play in the finals for the first time in program history after being led by Jake Velky’s game-high 19 points and Zach Fischer’s 15 and 10 double-double.
In the nightcap, No. 1 Bellarmine University got the 83-65 win over No. 4 University of Indianapolis and will appear in the finals for the seventh time in program history, looking to win its fifth championship crown. Brent Bach paced the squad with a game-high 22 points, while both Ben Weyer and Adam Eberhard scored 17 to go with Alex Cook’s double-double of 14 points and 11 boards.