posted March 1, 2010

Basketball Teams Headed to NCAA Championships

For the fifth consecutive year, both Hope College basketball teams are headed to the NCAA Division III championships.

MEN'S BASKETBALL
The Flying Dutchmen (21-7) will be headed to Wisconsin for a first round game in the NCAA Division III men's basketball tournament this weekend. The Flying Dutchmen, making their fifth straight appearance in the tournament and the 21st in school history, will meet St. Norbert, Wisc. (22-3) in the first round on Friday at 5:30 p.m. CT followed by host UW-Stevens Point (23-4) meeting Carleton, Minn. (19-9). The winners will meet on Saturday at 7 p.m. CT.

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL
The Flying Dutch (27-1) will host first and second round games in the NCAA Division III women's tournament beginning Friday the DeVos Fieldhouse. DePauw, Ind. (25-3) will meet Lakeland, Wisc. (22-6) at 5:30 p.m. Friday followed by the Flying Dutch (27-1) playing Denison, Ohio (25-3). The Flying Dutch are making their fifth straight appearance in the tournament and the 12th in school history. The winners will meet at 7 p.m. on Saturday.