CU plays Concordia in nationals on Thursday

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By The Staff

The Campbellsville University Tigers men's basketball team will face sixth-seeded Concordia (Calif.) University in the first round of the Buffalo Funds-NAIA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship in Kansas City, Mo. on Thursday at 3:15 p.m.

Concordia ended the Tigers season last year in the Sweet 16 of the National Tournament with an 83-72 win. The rematch will pit Campbellsville against the Eagles, who won the Golden State Athletic Conference Regular Season and Tournament Championships and are 28-4 on the year. Campbellsville enters the game 23-9 for the season.

The winner of the game will play on Friday, March 21 at 3:15 p.m. against the winner between 11th-seeded McKendree (IL) University (26-6) and Texas Wesleyan (19-10)