WINSTON-SALEM STATE TO FACE WEST VIRGINIA WESLEYAN IN NCAA DII TOURNAMENT
March 5, 2012The Winston-Salem State University Rams will open the 2012 NCAA Division II Men's Tournament against West Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday, March 10th.
The Rams will be making their second consecutive trip to the NCAA DII Tournament. WSSU the #5 regional seed, 21-8 and winner of the CIAA Tournament, will be face the Bobcats of West Virginia Wesleyan, 21-8 and the #4 regional seed.
Winston-Salem State University won the 2012 CIAA Tournament with a 62-51 victory over the Elizabeth City State University Vikings Saturday, capturing the school's 11th CIAA Tournament Title.
West Liberty won a hard fought battle against West Virginia Wesleyan, 87-77 on Friday evening in the semifinals of the WVIAC Tournament.
The Bears of Shaw University (#2 regional seed) will face Indiana (Pa) (#7 regional seed), and Charleston (WV) (#3 regional seed) will face Wheeling Jesuit (#6 regional seed). The host, West Liberty (#1 regional seed), will face East Stroudsburg (#8 regional seed) in other Atlantic Regional contests.
All games will be played at West Liberty University, and game times have yet to be announced.
For more information on Winston-Salem State athletics, visit www.WSSURams.com.