Cougar Men’s Basketball team gets sixth seed in conference, plays in quarterfinals Tuesday

Cougar Men’s Basketball team gets sixth seed in conference, plays in quarterfinals Tuesday

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The OCCAC men's basketball regular season came to a close on Saturday with brackets finalized for the NJCAA District 11 Tournament March 6-7, 2015 at Ohio Christian University in Circleville, Ohio.

The Columbus State men's basketball team (8-19, 3-11 OCCAC) finished sixth in the conference and will travel to Cincinnati to play No. 3 Cincinnati State on Tuesday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m.

Columbus State are 0-2 in regular season play against the Surge this year, having lost in two close matchups—85-84 OT away and 84-81 at home. Cougar Head Coach Ed Thompson is looking forward to the game, saying "I feel we match up very well with Cincinnati State. Both games were down to the wire and I don't expect anything different this time out. Should be a good game".

 If the Cougars win, they will advance to play No. 2 Owens on Friday, March 6 at 8:00 p.m.

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