The 2021 NCAA Division II National Champions Northwest Missouri State University Men’s Basketball Team has been honored by the U.S. Senate.
U.S. Senators Roy Blunt and Josh Hawley of Missouri introduced the resolution celebrating the championship team. NWMSU beat West Texas A&M University 80-54 on March 27th to win the national title. They finished the season 28-2.
The Bearcats finished with the most wins of any NCAA Division II school and as one of five Division II schools to reach 20 wins this season.