New Summit College has clinched the first edition of Tribhuvan University Inter-College BSc. CSIT Basketball Championship on Tuesday, August 28, 2018.
In the final match held at Classic College Basketball Court in Sinamangal, Kathmandu today, New Summit College defeated Texas College 44-40 to win the first ever title. New Summit was 15-11 point ahead in the first quarter while Texas held its opponent at 9-9 score in the second quarter. The champions took a lead in the third quarter with 11-7 point, totaling 8 points difference.
In the final quarter, Texas toiled hard to improve its score but went in vain despite winning by 13-9 point in the last quarter. Winner’s captain Sushant Ghimire and Samir Tamang scored 14 points each while runner-up Texas’s Sanjeet Gurung had netted highest 20 points in the final match.
With the victory, New Summit bagged Rs 30,000 cash prize wile runner-up Texas had to satisfy for Rs 20,000. The tournament participated by 12 teams was sponsored by Mercy Education Pvt. Ltd.