Knights Set to Partake in Region III Tournament


MBB Playoff

Men's Basketball "We Talkin Bout Playoffs!"

Warwick, R.I. – March 1, 2018: The CCRI Knights men's basketball team has taken their spot in the 2018 Region III Tournament hosted by Monroe CC in Rochester, NY March 9-11. The tournament seeds are as follows: No. 1 seed Tribunes of Monroe CC (22-5), No. 2 seed Kats of Erie CC (16-9), No. 3 Cougars of Genesee CC (18-9), No. 4 Wolves of Niagara CCC (20-9), No. 5 Knights of the Community College of Rhode Island (14-14) and No. 6 Saints of Mercyhurst NE (7-18). The games will be held on the Monroe Community College at 1000 E Henrietta Rd, Rochester, NY.

Here is the Schedule of the games:

Friday March 9th

Game One - No. 3 seed Genesee CC versus No. 6 seed Mercyhurst NE at 5:30 pm
Game Two - No. 4 seed Niagara CCC versus No. 5 seed CCRI at 7:30 pm

Saturday March 10th

Game Three - No. 1 seed Monroe CC versus winner of Game Two at 4 pm
Game Four - No. 2 seed Erie CC versus winner of Game One at 6 pm

Sunday March 11th

Final - Winner of Game Three versus winner of Game Four at 2:30 pm

The Region III Tournament Champion will gain entry into the NJCAA Division II National Tournament which is being held at the Danville Area Community College in Danville, IL from March 20-24.

For all things CCRI Athletics, be sure to follow us on Instagram, Twitter and YouTube!

The Community College of Rhode Island, New England's largest comprehensive community college, enrolls nearly 15,000 students in credit courses and thousands more in non-credit and job training classes. Its athletic program boasts 12 varsity programs and an academic support program for all student-athletes.

Contact Information

Please send Newswire stories and photos to:
Dan LaCorbiniere

Kevin Salisbury
Interim Director of Athletics/Student Life
Website Content Manager
Flanagan Campus
Tel: 401-333-7324

This page developed and maintained by CCRI Athletics. Send comments and suggestions to

Last Updated: 3/15/18