Knights Enter Postseason as No. 1 Seed!
Warwick, R.I. – February 24, 2020: The CCRI Knights men’s basketball team have been given their assignments for the upcoming Region XXI tournament. The Knights enter the postseason as the No. 1 seed and will face the No. 8 seeded Holyoke Community College Cougars on Wednesday, February 26th at 7:00 p.m. at home. This will also serve as the men’s basketball team’s Alumni Nights and is the last scheduled CCRI game in the Vincent A. Cullen Fieldhouse.
The Region XXI seeds are as follows:
- CCRI – 20-10 Overall & 16-3 Region XXI
- Gateway CC – 18-4 & 15-4
- Bunker Hill – 20-9 & 13-6
- UConn Avery Point – 15-3 & 12-7
- Quincy CC – 16-7 & 12-7
- Roxbury CC – 12-15 & 11-8
- MassBay CC – 11-12 & 11-8
- Holyoke CC – 12-10 & 10-9
Quarterfinals (hosted by higher seed): Wednesday, February 26th:
Game 1: #8 Holyoke at #1 CCRI
Game 2: #7 MassBay at #2 Gateway *location TBA
Game 3: #6 Roxbury at #3 Bunker Hill
Game 4: #5 Quincy at #4 UConn Avery Point
Semifinals (hosted by Massasoit*): Saturday, February 29th:
Game 5: Winner game 1 vs Winner game 4 (higher remaining seed will be home team) - 4pm
Game 6: Winner game 2 vs Winner game 3 (higher remaining seed will be home team) - 6pm
Championship: (hosted by Massasoit*): Sunday, March 1st:
Game 7: Winner game 5 vs Winner game 6 (higher remaining seed will be home team) - 2pm
Massasoit Community College is located at 1 Massasoit Blvd, Brockton, MA 02302*
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 10 varsity, four club programs and an academic support program for all student-athletes.