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UCCS Advances to RMAC Championship

UCCS heads to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championship after making a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the semifinal game to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014.

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The UCCS basketball team celebrates in the locker room after making a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS guard Derrick White makes an alley-oop dunk over Colorado School of Mines center Trevor Wages as UCCS make a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. White led the team with 21 points. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS guard Darius Pardner drives past Colorado School of Mines forward Nolan Baker during the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Pardner scored 14 points to help take his team to UCCS's first championship berth with a 75-70 win against Colorado School of Mines. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS guard Tin Hass, right, cheers as UCCS takes the lead against Colorado School of Mines in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. UCCS's 75-70 win against Colorado School of Mines propels them to their first championship berth in program history. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS guard TreShawn Wilford draws a foul from Colorado School of Mines guard Brian Muller in the second half of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. UCCS took the lead after Wilford made both free throw shots, propelling the team to a 75-70 win against Colorado School of Mines for their first championship berth in program history. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS guard Darius Pardner heads to the hoop for a layup during the first half of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals against Colorado School of Mines at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. UCCS heads to the championship with a 75-70 win against Colorado School of Mines. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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UCCS RMAC

The UCCS basketball team celebrates in the locker room after making a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS guard Derrick White makes an alley-oop dunk over Colorado School of Mines center Trevor Wages as UCCS make a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. White led the team with 21 points. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS guard Darius Pardner drives past Colorado School of Mines forward Nolan Baker during the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Pardner scored 14 points to help take his team to UCCS's first championship berth with a 75-70 win against Colorado School of Mines. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS guard Tin Hass, right, cheers as UCCS takes the lead against Colorado School of Mines in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. UCCS's 75-70 win against Colorado School of Mines propels them to their first championship berth in program history. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS guard TreShawn Wilford draws a foul from Colorado School of Mines guard Brian Muller in the second half of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. UCCS took the lead after Wilford made both free throw shots, propelling the team to a 75-70 win against Colorado School of Mines for their first championship berth in program history. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS guard Darius Pardner heads to the hoop for a layup during the first half of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals against Colorado School of Mines at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. UCCS heads to the championship with a 75-70 win against Colorado School of Mines. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

UCCS RMAC

UCCS made a 15-2 comeback in the last five minutes of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Shootout semifinals to beat the Colorado School of Mines 75-70 at Metropolitan State University of Denver Friday, March 7, 2014. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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