Champions Crowned at 2013 Elite I

NBA Champions

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Team 8 61, Team 5 59
With all eyes watching, it was a battle that came down to the final seconds, as Team 8 came out 61-59 victors over Team 5.

Stephen Milhaven scored a team-high 19 points in the win, with Osaki Benjamin following with nine.

Isaiah Rogers dominated the stat sheet with a game-high 25 points, with 12 of those points coming from beyond the arc.

Abolaju Soyemi hit three free throws in the last 12 seconds to put the game away, as a Karo Adjekughele prayer fell short at the buzzer. –@AndrewKoob

NCAA Champions

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Team 12 66, Team 11 48
Domonique Senet (Elmont Memorial (N.Y.) High School/ 6-6/ 2015) scored a game-high 18 points to lead Team 12 to the NCAA Division championship at Hoop Group Elite I.

Tyler Tobin (Cherokee (N.J.) High School/ 5-7/ 2016) finished with 12 points and keyed Team 12’s 20-12 first quarter. Team 12 never trailed in the game.

“It feels great to win the championship,” Senet said. “The way we played together, it shows that if you play as a team, even when you don’t know each other, you can win.”

Warren Jones (Global Citizenship (N.Y.)/ 6-2/ 2015) added 15 in the victory. –@pfebbraro

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