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Penn State DuBois Advances to National Semifinals

3/3/2010 —

Uniontown, PA – The Penn State DuBois men's basketball team defeated New Hampshire Technical Institute-Concord's Community College (NHTI-CCC) 76-68 in the first round of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association’s (USCAA) Division II Men’s Basketball Championship Wednesday. 


The DuBois men now advance to the semifinal round slated for 6:00 p.m. Friday at Penn State Fayette.  They'll face the victor of Thursdays' game between Williamson Trade and the University of Maine, Augusta. 


DuBois entered the playoffs with a 21-6 regular season record.  The team was runner-up in this same national tournament in 2007/08, when the tournament was held in South Portland, Maine. 


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.   


Watch for updates at our home page or at http://dubois.psu.edu/StudentLife/Athletics/sports.htm?cn25


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

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