The Kirkwood basketball team took down NIACC 84-72 in a regional final this past weekend to earn an automatic bid at the NJCAA Division II National Tournament.
Former Lone Tree prep Niko Gosnell, played five minutes off the bench for the Eagles and was 1-3 from the floor. He also grabbed a steal for Kirkwood.
Gosnell has appeared in all 31 games for Kirkwood after redshirting his freshman year. He averaged 11.3 minutes per game and nearly 53 percent from the floor. He averaged 3.5 points, three rebounds and around one block per game.
The NJCAA Division II basketball tournament will take place in Danville, Illinois, from March 19-23.