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American University gets Patriot League berth
American University gets Patriot League berth

Tony Wroblicky had 15 points, eight rebounds and two blocks to help American University beat top-seeded Boston University, 55-36, on Wednesday night in the Patriot League championship game at Boston, sending the Eagles to the NCAA tournament for the first time in five years. Darius Gardner scored 18 points and had four assists for American, which never trailed while claiming its first conference title since winning consecutive Patriot League championships in 2008 and 2009 for the first two NCAA tournament appearances in school history. The Eagles (20-12) closed on a 9-2 run, then celebrated together in a team huddle before being overcome by the American fans who traveled for the game and...

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