MCAC Basketball Teams Open Up National Tournament

MCAC Basketball Teams Open Up National Tournament

Rochester, MN-

Three teams from the Minnesota College Athletic Conference begin the quest today to earn a 2019 NJCAA Basketball National Championship. 

The men's basketball team at Central Lakes College will take on tournament favorite and top seed Suffolk County this evening in first round action.  The Raiders will begin the upset bid on a familiar court, as the 2019 NJCAA Men's Division III Basketball Championship is hosted by fellow MCAC program Rochster Community & Technical College and Rochester Sports.  For full tournament information, including live steam links and payment options, go to:

Two women's basketball programs - Western Technical College and Hibbing Community College - begin play today as they battle each other at the 2019 NJCAA Women's Division III Basketball Championship in Bethlehem Pennsylvania.  All tournament information is found at the following link:

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About the Minnesota College Athletic Conference

The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is the organizational body for NJCAA-affiliated two-year technical and community college athletic programs in the Minnesota State system.  The mission of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference is to advance intercollegiate athletics by providing an engaging and supportive environment for success of our student athletes and competition among member institutions.  The MCAC is committed to the guiding principles of encouraging the development and success of student athletes, promoting the integrity, honesty and loyalty to member schools as well as upholding the sustainability of conference athletic programs.