No. 11 CUA to host Staten Island in NCAA Tournament 1st Round
WASHINGTON – No. 11 CUA learned its NCAA Tournament fate on Monday afternoon, and the Cardinals are going to be hosting a 1st Round game. CUA will welcome The College of Staten Island to the DuFour Center on Saturday, March 2 for a 7:30 p.m. tip. Ticket information will be announced shortly.
CUA is currently 24-3 overall and a perfect 14-0 inside the DuFour Center. The Cardinals won their first Landmark Conference championship on February 23, thanks to a Shawn Holmes jumper with three seconds remaining to lift CUA to a thrilling 63-62 win over Juniata.
That same day, Staten Island won its second straight CUNYAC/Con Edison championship with an 80-74 victory over John Jay College. The Dolphins, currently on a season-high seven game win streak, are 22-5 overall.
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Check back to cuacardinals.com throughout the week for more information on Saturday's NCAA Tournament matchup.