Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Dayton Men in NIT Semifinal Tonight; Xavier Women Fall in Last Second of NCAA Quarterfinal

Update: Dayton’s men's basketball team defeated Mississippi State 68-63 Tuesday night in the semifinal round of the postseason National Invitation Tournament at Madison Square Garden in New York. The Flyers next face North Carolina in the championship game Thursday at 7 p.m. The game will be broadcast on the ESPN cable television channel.

Xavier’s women’s squad fell in the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Division I women’s basketball tournament last night, losing to top regional seed Stanford 55-53. A buzzer-beating layup sent Xavier home from the Sacramento, Calif., regional despite 20 points from Amber Harris.

Updated: Last week’s AICUO Graph of the Week
Independent colleges once again outperformed
in the NCAA Division I men’s basketball tournament this past weekend.