CONGRATULATIONS to our Lady Cats and Bobcats, both of whom are headed to the NAIA DII National Championships! The two teams have completed their regular seasons and now have their eyes set on a much bigger prize.
The Lady Cats, who ended the regular season 26-4 and added three wins to claim the A.I.I. Conference Tournament Championship, enter play as the #2 seed in the Cramer Bracket of the 32-team tournament. C of O will take on the #7 seed Lawrence Tech of Michigan (21-12) in first-round action on Thursday, March 12, at 3:30 PM. All games will be played at the Tyson Event Center in Sioux City, Iowa. Information on ticket prices, tournament bracket, live streaming, etc. can be found here (look for the gray box on the right-hand side): https://www.naia.org/sports/wbkb2/index
The Bobcats (20-12) will head north to Sioux Falls, S.D. to compete in the National Championship at the Sanford Pentagon. Entering the tournament as the #8 seed and A.I.I. Conference Tournament Runner-up, C of O will take on the #1 seed of the Liston Bracket, Morningside College (26-3). The Bobcats will play their first-round contest on Wednesday, March 11, at 1:45 PM. Information on ticket prices, tournament bracket, live streaming, etc. can be found here (look for the gray box on the right-hand side): https://www.naia.org/sports/mbkb2/index.
To watch games live, you will need to click on "Watch Live" and then set up an account. It is $9.95 per game or $34.95 for a tournament pass. Note: you will need a separate pass for men's games and women's games.
Best wishes for a great Championship run!