#5 Hilton Magic Holds On Over #12 Hoopville Warriors, 91-87

By: TBT Staff


Diante Garrett poured in a game-high 30 points to lead the #5 seed Hilton Magic Legends past the #12 seed Illinois Hoopville Warriors, 91-87. Curtis Stinson, Tyrus McGee and Yempabou Palo all scored in double figures for the triumphant Iowa State University alumni squad, which closed the first half on a 20-3 run and never looked back en route to its first-ever TBT win. Malcolm Griffin’s 23 points paced the offense for the Illinois Hoopville Warriors, who have lost consecutive first-round games after advancing beyond the opening round in each of their first two appearances in TBT.