The United Tribes women’s basketball team held for a win, while the men’s team lost at home on the campus of United Tribes Technical College on Feb. 28.
Both teams faced Dakota College at Bottineau in Region XII playoff games.
The women raced out to a double-digit lead, but held on for an overtime win, 88-85. The UTTC women advance to the Region XIII championship game in Ironwood, Mich.
The men also enjoyed a big lead against Bottineau, but they were unable to hang on for the victory. The Thunderbirds lost, 92-90. The loss finishes their season.