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The Binghamton Bulldogs (23-3) are heading to Texas for the American Basketball Association (ABA) Elite 8 playoffs, after knocking off the defending ABA Champions' Jersey Express, Saturday, 111-102.
Early in the contest it was a back and forth game. After the Bulldogs took the first lead of the night, the Express would answer with a scoring run, only to have Binghamton reclaim it.
Leading the team in assists and points, Bulldogs' Jimmy Gray finished with 28 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists. His teammate, Brooklyn native and former Binghamton University star Kyrie Sutton, netted 20 points and 5 rebounds in the win over the Express.
Earning honorable mentions in the victory; David "Say" Haye from Spring Valley, NY, scored 18 points, and home-town Binghamtonian Ralph Bucci walked away from the night with a double-double, 10 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists.
Moving onto the ABA Elite 8 Playoffs, the Binghamton Bulldogs' next game will be April 3, Wednesday, in Austin, Texas.