The Army West Point Men's Basketball team turned to its two senior captains and they delivered on senior night to help propel the Black Knights to a 67-61 home win over Holy Cross on Wednesday.
With the win versus the Crusaders (3-27, 2-15 Patriot League), Army (15-13, 10-7 Patriot League) not only tied the program's win record in Patriot League play, but also locked up a top-four seed in the quarterfinal round of the league tournament. The Black Knights are now guaranteed a home game on March 5 with the opponent still to be determined.
In their final regular season home games of their careers, Tommy Funk and Matt Wilson combined for 42 points. In a full 40 minutes of action, Funk went 10-of-18 from the field for a game-high 22 points, six rebounds and seven assists with just one turnover. Wilson was a bruiser down low per usual and bullied his way to 20 points on 9-of-18 shooting to pair with eight rebounds. Read more.