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

++

Like This? Buy us a coffee while we are out and about covering local news. Give $1.00 and support independent news.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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

Five sailors injured, 10 missing after US Navy destroyer collides with a merchant ship

Washington Post - 1 hour ago
SEOUL — Ten U.S. Navy sailors are missing and...

Raiders' Derek Carr and Khalil Mack stand for national anthem but still send a message of unity

Washington Post - 11 hours ago
Their teammate, Marshawn Lynch, chose to sit in...

Trump Settles on Afghan Strategy Expected to Raise Troop Levels

New York Times - 2 hours ago
President Trump with Defense Secretary James...

The slapstick, the telethons, 'Laaa-dy!' — comic and philanthropist Jerry Lewis dies at 91

Los Angeles Times - 3 hours ago
For decades, Jerry Lewis' star had been as...

Liberty University alumni to return degrees in protest

CNN - 2 hours ago
(CNN) More than 200 Liberty University alumni...

News via Google. See more news like this