USC Aiken’s men’s basketball team won the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional title on Tuesday, advancing to the Elite Eight in Louisville, Ky.


The top-seeded Pacers topped No. 3 seed Barton 82-75 in the final, with Ron Zimmerman hitting 8 of 10 3-pointers for 24 points. Senior guard Re’mon Nelson was named the tournament’s most outstanding player, with Zimmerman joining him on the all-tournament team.


See Wednesday’s Aiken Standard and aikenstandard.com for the full story.