Highland to host NJCAA Region IV Basketball Tournament

Freeport, Illinois — Highland Community College is hosting the 2017 NJCAA Division I Region IV Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament beginning on Thursday, March 2, in the Larry F. Kahl Gymnasium, located in the HCC/YMCA Sports Center.

Men’s games will be held at 4 p.m., 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 2, with semifinals held at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 4. The men’s championship game will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, March 6.

The top-seeded Highland men have received a first-round buy and will play the winner of the #4 seed Malcolm X and #5 seed Kankakee game on Saturday, March 4, at 6 p.m.

Women’s play will begin Saturday, March 4, at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., with the championship game held on Monday, March 6, at 5 p.m.

The Lady Cougars are seeded #2 and will take on the #3 seed Malcolm X at 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 4.

Tickets for all games are $5 each and are available at the door. Season ticket holders and student/staff discounts do not apply to tournament games.

For more information about the 2017 NJCAA Region IV Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament, contact HCC Athletic Director Pete Norman at 815.599.3465 or pete.norman@highland.edu.

Men’s tournament bracket:

mens

Women’s tournament bracket:

womens

++

Share on Facebook0Tweet about this on Twitter0Pin on Pinterest0Share on Google+0Share on LinkedIn0Digg this

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Analysis: McConnell stakes it all on health care bill

Washington Post - 27 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — Pass or fail, there will be one...

How Trump's dubious claims make the entire government react

Washington Post - 10 hours ago
The words leapt from President Trump's mind...

Bulls trade Jimmy Butler to Timberwolves for LaVine, No. 7 pick in NBA draft blockbuster

FOXSports.com - 9 hours ago
The Chicago Bulls have reportedly traded swingman...

Deputy bullet meant for aggressive dog accidentally kills Palmdale teen

89.3 KPCC - 11 hours ago
An aerial shot of the scene in Palmdale where a...

Brexit: EU citizens deal fails to allay fears

BBC News - 33 minutes ago
Proposals from Theresa May to allow EU citizens...

News via Google. See more news like this