March 06, 2006
USI men's basketball to play in NCAA II Great Lakes Regional
EVANSVILLE, Ind. – For the 13th time in 14 seasons, the University of Southern Indiana men's basketball team will play in the NCAA Division II Great Lakes Regional. The fourth-seeded Screaming Eagles play fifth-seeded Drury University in the first round Saturday at 8:30 p.m.
USI and Drury split their conference games during the regular season, each team winning on the other's home floor.
Prior to Saturday's USI-Drury game, top-seed and host Saint Joseph's College plays eighth seeded Ferris State University at 6 p.m. Third-seeded University of Findlay plays sixth-seeded Quincy University at noon in the tournament, while seventh-seeded Southern Illinois University Edwardsville plays second-seeded Grand Valley State University at 2:30 p.m.
The semifinal games are at 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sunday, while the championship game is March 14 at 7 p.m.
Ray Simmons, USI Sports Information