William Carey advances to quarterfinals of NAIA tournament

William Carey advances to quarterfinals of NAIA tournament
William Carey basketball

KANSAS CITY, MO (WDAM) - For the first time in program history, William Carey advanced to the quarterfinals of the NAIA Men’s Basketball Championships.

The Crusaders took down Mid-America Christian 62-60 on Friday night in Kansas City, Missouri.

Senior Adrian Williams led Carey with 14 points, hitting what proved to be the go-ahead basket with just under three minutes left to give the Crusaders a 60-58 lead.

Coach Steve Knight and company face the winner of Wiley College and the University of Science and Arts on Saturday at 12 p.m. in the “Elite Eight.”

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