Logan Men Open Tournament Play on Tuesday
March 4, 2019
CARTERVILLE -- The John A. Logan men's basketball team will open NJCAA Post Season basketball on Tuesday against the winner of a play-in game between Southwestern Illinois (SWIC)and Southeastern Illinois that will be played Monday night at Belleville.
Logan, ranked fifth nationally, is the third seeded team in the district tournament with Vincennes seeded first, Wabash Valley second, and Olney fourth. Logan and Wabash Valley tied for second place in the District but the Warriors received the second seed on a coin flip. All four of the top seeded teams are nationally ranked.
Logan's opening game in the tourney will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Rend Lake College in Ina. The winner will advance to the semi-finals on Wednesday. The finals will be on Friday, 7 p.m.
Logan is 26-4 on the season. The Vols have two wins this season over both Southeastern Illinois and SWIC.
The John A. Logan women's team opens tournament play on Tuesday going against Southeastern Illinois at Harrisburg. Game time will be 7 p.m.