Birmingham-Southern 54, Colorado College Men 51

Aaron Parr buried a three-pointer with 28 seconds remaining in the game to lift Birmingham-Southern College to a 54-51 victory over Colorado College on Sunday afternoon at CC’s Reid Gymnasium.

Parr hit the game winner as Panther screen knocked Nick Rose out of the way, but the Tigers still had a pair of opportunities to tie the game inside the final 10 seconds.

Jarrell Sweet missed a three-point attempt with 10 seconds to go, and after BSC's Mark Messenger missed the front end of one-and one with 4.5 seconds to play, CC turned the ball over while trying to move the ball up-court against the full-court press.

The Panthers took a 10-point lead on a layup by Michael Rebarchak with 16:25 remaining in the second half, but the Tigers answered with an 18-5 run to take the lead with 6:04 to play on a three-pointer by Jeremiah Waters.

Parr led BSC with a game-high 16 points while Rebarchak added 12.

Brady Ohlsen and Rose paced the Tigers with 13 and 12 points, respectively.

Colorado College dropped to 3-14 overall, but its Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference record remained at 2-6 because games against the Panthers don’t count while the school makes its transition from Division I to Division III. BSC improved to 8-9 overall.

The Tigers return to the road next weekend for conference games at Oglethorpe University and Sewanee. Birmingham-Southern will play host to Millsaps College and Hendrix College.


KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.

If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.

powered by Disqus
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 38303159 - kktv.com/a?a=38303159