Local Teams In Post Season

Wofford & Gardner-Webb in NCAA

Lee Rogers
March 18, 2019 - 12:09 pm

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Two small private colleges from the Carolinas made it to the NCAA tournament.  Gardner–Webb University in Boiling Springs, North Carolina and Spartanburg's Wofford College both recieved invitations.
 
The Nationaly ranked No. 20 Wofford Terriers earned the No. 7 seed in the Midwest Region of the NCAA Tournament and will be traveling to Jacksonville to face the 10th-seeded Seton Hall in the first round on Thursday at 9:40 p.m.
 
South Region Number 16 seed Gardner-Webb will face No. 1 seed Virginia in Columbia, Friday afternoon.

Two upstate universities that missed going to the Big Dance, have both been selected for the National Invitation Tournament.  
 
Clemson will be seeded second in the Indiana Region and will face seventh seed Wright State at home, Tuesday at 7:00pm.

Furman is seeded third in the Indiana Region and will face sixth seed Wichita State at home, Wednesday at 7:00pm. 

If the Tigers and Paladins both win, the two will play each other at Clemson in the second round.

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