RUNNERS TO PLAY IN THE BIG APPLE

The Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners are on their way to Madison Square Garden in New York.They’ll be heading east for the final four of the National Invitational Tournament. The Runners jumped out to an early lead Wednesday night at Texas-Arlington, then held on for an 80-76 win. Bakersfield plays Georgia Tech in a semi-final Tuesday at 4:00 PM Pacific. The other semi-final at 6:00 has Texas Christian taking on Central Florida with the NIT final set for Thursday night.

Sean Michael Lisle