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Penn State DuBois Men Headed For National Tournament

2/24/2010 —

DuBois – The Penn State DuBois Men's basketball team once again has a shot at a national title.  The team has earned the fourth seed in the United States Collegiate Athletic Association’s (USCAA) Division II Men’s Basketball Championship slated for March 3, through March 6.


The USCAA is a national organization that provides quality athletic competition on a regional and national level.  Nation-wide, the USCAA holds a membership of 64 higher education institutions. Those member institutions include schools like the University of Cincinnati-Clermont, the University of Maine-Augustus, Ohio State University-Marion, The University of Pittsburgh-Titusville, and campuses within the Penn State system.    


The Penn State DuBois Lions were runners-up in this same national tournament in 2007/08, when the tournament was held in South Portland, Maine. 


With a regular season record of 21-6, DuBois will take on New Hampshire Technical Institute-Concord's Community College (NHTI-CCC) in the first round of the USCAA tournament on March 3, at 10:00 a.m. at Penn State Fayette. NHTI-CCC ranked second in the Yankee Small College Conference and has a 21-14 overall record. 


Watch for updates at www.ds.psu.edu


A complete schedule and tournament information can be found at www.theuscaa.com

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