• Yesterday
    Point at 75
    St. Andrews 86
  • Yesterday
    Bryan at 89
    Tennessee Wesleyan 90
  • Yesterday
    Union at 106
    Montreat 64
  • Yesterday
    Milligan at 70
    Truett-McConnell 63
  • Yesterday
    Reinhardt at 8:00pm
    Tennessee State University EST
  • Saturday, Nov 21
    Pikeville at 109
    Montreat 81
  • Saturday, Nov 21
    Point at 62
    Bluefield 76
  • Saturday, Nov 21
    Bryan at 88
    Reinhardt 79
  • Saturday, Nov 21
    St. Andrews at 78
    Milligan 79
  • Saturday, Nov 21
    Tennessee Wesleyan at 92
    Truett-McConnell 76
  • Saturday, Nov 21
    Alice Lloyd College at 75
    Union 81
  • Wednesday, Nov 18
    Montreat at 90
    St. Andrews 118
  • Wednesday, Nov 18
    Union at 82
    Bryan 73
  • Wednesday, Nov 18
    Milligan at (OT) 86
    Tennessee Wesleyan 85
  • Wednesday, Nov 18
    Reinhardt at 87
    Point 77
  • Wednesday, Nov 18
    Bluefield at 85
    Ohio - Chillicothe 64
  • Monday, Nov 16
    Milligan at 68
    Warren Wilson 60
  • Monday, Nov 16
    Johnson Bible at 92
    Bryan 102
  • Sunday, Nov 15
    Reinhardt at 82
    Troy 97
  • Sunday, Nov 15
    St. Andrews at (OT) 87
    Peace College 90
Bluefield College Bryan College Columbia College Milligan College Montreat College Point University
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Men's Basketball - Wed, Feb. 29, 2012

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - (Bracket) The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has officially released the bracket for the 21st Annual Division II Men's Basketball National Championship. The 32-team, single elimination format will take place from March 7 - 13 in Point Lookout, Mo., on the campus of College of the Ozarks.

The tournament kicks off at 8:30 a.m. CST on the first three days, with eight games scheduled. March 10 sees quarterfinal action beginning at 1 p.m. and the semifinals are set for March 12 at 6 and 8 p.m. The Championship final, which will be televised live on CBS Sports Network, will be tipped at 6 p.m. on March 13.

NeuLion is the NAIA's Digital Media Partner and official video-streaming company of 10 select NAIA National Championship events. The first 30 matches from Point Lookout, Mo., will be available via live video stream for $29.95 and any single day can be purchased for $9.95. Also, one can purchase the all-tournament package of all four basketball tournaments for $49.95. For more information and to pre-register, click here.

No. 9 Northwestern (Iowa) will face Tennessee Wesleyan in the events first contest at 8:30 a.m. on March 7. Northwestern is tied for the all-time National Championship wins record of 28 with No. 2 Oregon Tech.

Defending national champion Cornerstone (Mich.) is one of 16 unseeded programs and takes on No. 8 Northwest (Wash.) on Wednesday at 10:15 a.m. The Golden Eagles won their second overall title (1999) last year and became the first No. 3 seed to win it all since 1996.

No. 1-ranked in the Coaches' Poll, Northwood (Fla.) earns the top seed for the first time in school history. The Seahawks are looking to become the sixth different program since 1992 to win the title as the No. 1 seed. Northwood is tied with No. 5 McPherson (Kan.) for the most wins on the season (30). The champions out of The Sun Conference will do battle against the host school, College of the Ozarks, on Wednesday at 8 p.m.

Ozarks is making its tournament-record 16th trip to the event. The Bobcats are one of five qualifiers to be playing it their 10th-or-more event.

Rookies Cal Maritime and Lourdes (Ohio) will compete against top-five seeds. The Keelhaulers will play No. 4 Dordt (Iowa) on Wednesday at 1:45 p.m. In just its second year of varsity existence, Lourdes faces No. 2 Oregon Tech on Thursday at Noon.

Three conferences landed four programs in the championship field, which is the most among any conference or independent. The Cascade Collegiate Conference, Mid-Central College Conference and Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference all send a quartet to Point Lookout.