Team Physicians for College Basketball Tournament
Indiana Wins in Overtime - Dr. Munyak on Hand to Assist
Maimonides own Dr. Basketball, John Munyak, MD, is the team physician at Barclays Center for yet another sporting event.
Dr. Munyak was the physician on hand at the 2012 Progressive Legends Classic Championship Rounds hosted at the Barclays Center Monday and Tuesday, November 19th-20th. The tournament hosts twelve competitive NCAA Division 1 Men’s Basketball teams in an early-season tournament.
The tournament is quickly gaining popularity amongst college basketball fans, and was the first year to be held at the new Barclays Center. For its 6th year meet-up, No.1 Indiana took on Georgetown; in an overtime win, Indiana defeated Georgetown 82-72. Indiana’s Jordan Hull was awarded MVP with a team-high of 17 points.
Matching the team-high for the evening was Cody Zeller of Indiana. During the intense game, Zeller experienced an injury to his eye and had to be evaluated by Dr. Munyak after the game.
The consolation game was also played that evening. No.13 UCLA battled Georgia for a 60-56 win over Georgia. UCLA’s Shabazz Muhammed scored a game-high 21 points to help UCLA win the game.