LMU Railsplitters advance to Division II Final Four


FRISCO, Texas (WATE) – The Lincoln Memorial University Railsplitters men’s basketball team advanced to the NCAA Division II Final Four Wednesday with a 93-75 win over Barry.

The No. 1 ranked Railsplitters pulled ahead on a 21-0 run and later used a 17-0 run to obtain an insurmountable lead over the Buccaneers in the Elite Eight Wednesday afternoon in Texas. The Railsplitters trailed by as many as 11 points late in the first half, but rallied all the way back to take the lead before the break.

Lincoln Memorial will face West Liberty on Thursday night.

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