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Wed, Feb. 26, 2014 - [Men's Basketball] - Viewed 772 times - Post By Wade Steinlage

Oskaloosa--The 2013-2014 Midwest Collegiate Conference Men's Basketball Postseason Tournament begins Wednesday with a national tournament bid up for grabs.


Wednesday's quarterfinals will pit #2 William Penn against #7 AIB in Oskaloosa, #3 Clarke against #6 Mount Mercy in Dubuque, and #4 Viterbo against #5 Grand View in La Crosse, Wis.  All games are scheduled for 7 p.m. start times.

Bracket

The Viterbo-Grand View victor will then take on top seed St. Ambrose in the semifinal round Friday in Davenport (7 p.m. tip-offs for the semis).  The Fighting Bees claimed the MCC regular season title with a 10-2 mark, one game ahead of William Penn.

All of the quarterfinals' higher seeds swept their lower-seeded counterparts during the regular season.

The MCC's championship game will be contested on Sunday at 6 p.m.  The tournament champion receives an automatic bid to the NAIA Division II National Championship in Point Lookout, Mo. from March 12-18.

Quarterfinals
Wednesday, February 26

#2 William Penn vs. #7 AIB (Oskaloosa) (Live Video)
#3 Clarke vs. #6 Mount Mercy (Dubuque) (Live Video) (Live Stats)
#4 Viterbo vs. #5 Grand View (La Crosse, Wis.) (Live Video and Stats)

Semifinals
Friday, February 28

#1 St. Ambrose vs. #5 Grand View (Davenport) (Live Video and Stats)
#2 William Penn vs. #6 Mount Mercy (Oskaloosa) (Live Video)

Finals
Sunday, March 2

#2 William Penn vs. #5 Grand View (Oskaloosa) (Live Video)