Danville, IL -- The Kats struggled early and were never able to recover as they fell to Kirkwood Community College 84-70.
The offense struggled for the Kats, shooting only 40% from the field while Kirkwood shot 66 percent, including 78% in the first half to jump out to an early lead. At one point, the Kats trailed by 29 before clawing their way back to only a 14 point defeat.
Kyle Harris lead the Kats with 18 points while Shevon Anisca and Ahamadou Fofana each added 10 points. The Kats were dominated on the boards, being outrebounded by 32-22, an unusual outcome for the Kats.
The Kats will play for third place on Saturday when they take on the loser of Johnson County and Cecil at 6:30PM Eastern.