Baskeball - Mon, Mar. 5, 2012
Georgetown College men's and women's basketball team
finished up their conference tournaments yesterday, but now must wait until
Wednesday to learn national tournament seedings. Several other conferences will
not wrap up until this evening and then all must announce final conference
rankings in order to figure out final national rankings.
GC's women are currently ranked No. 17, the final
rankings will be announced Wednesday followed by the announcing of tournament
pairings. The Tigers will need an at-large bid, but with wins over several ranked
opponents and a good ranking all season, should have no problem in getting into
Definitely joining them from the Mid-South Conference in
Frankfort would be University of the Cumberlands and Shawnee State.
Campbellsville University and Lindsey Wilson College could also receive an at-large
On the men's side, GC has been ranked inside the top 15
all season. The Tigers currently sit at No. 12 and will hear the final ranking
on Wednesday as well. Soon after the rankings are announced, national
tournament brackets will be released.
Definitely joining them in Kansas City would be
University of the Cumberlands and Lindsey Wilson College.
The women have not been to the national tournament since
winning the MSC tournament in 2008-09, while the men are on a record setting
20-straight appearances and 30 overall.