The Casper College men's basketball will play for the Region IX championship on Saturday thanks to a 104-97 win over Western Nebraska at the Golden Dome in Sheridan in Friday night. Casper assumed a 9 point lead at halftime but were outscored by 2 in the 2nd half. Isaac Bonton had an all star game going 13-20 from the field for a remarkable 41 points. Wil Layaki had 19 withg Amin Adamu adding 15. Western Nebraska got 38 points Jervay Green. The T-Birds are ranked 6th in the country and are 31-2 on the year. That's the first 30 win season since 1995 and will play Sheridan College Saturday night at 7 for the regional title.

Frank Gambino
Townsquare Media