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TCU routs Georgia Tech for first NIT title

NEW YORK — Kenrich Williams had 25 points and 12 rebounds, and TCU routed Georgia Tech 88-56 in the NIT championship on Thursday night.

TCU opened with a 20-3 run on its way to the program's first NIT title. Vlad Brodziansky scored 18 points for the Horned Frogs (24-15), and Alex Robinson had 10 points and 11 assists.

Williams was named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player.

Tadric Jackson led Georgia Tech (21-16) with 19 points. Josh Okogie had 12 points and six rebounds.

It was the first meeting between the ACC and Big 12 programs since Dec. 21, 1967, and third overall. And it mostly belonged to TCU, which never trailed.

The Horned Frogs led 38-27 at...