Salina, Kan. (KETK) — Tyler Junior College jumped out to a huge lead in the quarterfinals of the national tournament.
The Apache Ladies scored 22 of the game's first 26 points.
But Hutchinson Community College came back and made it close at the half.
The second half stayed close.
The Blue Dragons took the lead with eight minutes to play.
Tyler took the lead back one minute later.
But TJC ran into foul trouble down the stretch.
Hutchinson rallied to beat Tyler Junior College Thursday night, 87-to-77.
Earlier Thursday, two-time defending national champion Trinity Valley beat Northwest Florida State, 94-63.
TVCC will play in the semifinals Friday evening at 6:00 against Central Arizona College.