Sandhills Hosts Division I District 10 Men's Basketball Championship This Week

Sandhills Hosts Division I District 10 Men's Basketball Championship This Week

Fresh off its men's basketball team winning the NJCAA Division III District VII championship last week, Sandhills Community College hosts the Division I District X Men's Basketball Tournament on Thursday through Saturday at the Hangar.

Seven Division I teams from Region X will make up the field for the event that Sandhills is hosting for the third year in a row.

The District 10 winner will become one of 16 district champions to earn automatic bids for the Division I National Tournament in Hutchinson, Kansas on March 16-23. The 24-team field will also include eight at-large selections.

Cape Fear CC (24-5), the Region X regular season champion, receives a first round bye.

 Tournament Schedule:

Thursday –  1 p.m. Game 1 - Denmark Tech (12-12) vs. Caldwell Tech (18-12)

                    3 p.m. Game 2 - Spartanburg Methodist (19-10) vs. Brunswick CC (21-9)

                    5 p.m.  Game 3 - USC-Salkehatchie (19-10) vs. Richard Bland (6-20)

Friday -        Semi-finals -

                    2 p.m. Game 4 – Cape Fear CC vs. Game 1 winner

                    4 p.m. Game 5    Game 2 winner vs. Game 3 winner

Saturday -   Championship Game –

                    1 p.m. Game 4 winner vs. Game 5 winner 

The cost to attend all three days of the tournament is $8.

 

C. Bergmann