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:
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
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
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.
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.