3 Montana Teams in NAIA Men’s Tournament
The bracket is set for the NAIA Div. I Men’s Basketball Tournament, which begins Wednesday. There are four Frontier Conference teams in the 2012 playoffs! Click HERE for the full tournament bracket.
#14-seed Montana Western (22-9)plays unseeded Philander Smith (25-7) Wednesday afternoon at 3pm.
MSU-Northern (23-9) meets #9 Evangel (25-6) at 10:30pm Wednesday evening.
#5 Lewis-Clark State (26-5) will take on Culver-Stockton (24-8) at 2:15pm Thursday, while Rocky Mountain College (21-12) draws #2 Lindsey-Wilson at 8:00pm.
Play-by-play of all first-round, second-round and quarter-final games will be available via pay-per-view on the NAIA website. The semifinals on March 18th will be broadcast on ESPN3, and the championship game on March 19th will be on CBS Sports.