UNCW men’s basketball set to face Elon in CAA Tournament opener


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY)–The best time of the year is right around the corner, as March madness is finally here. The Colonial Athletic Association released their men’s basketball conference tournament brackets last weekend.

UNCW will be the No.10 seed and will take on the No.7 seed Elon in the opening round on Saturday night from North Charleston Coliseum. Elon swept the season series over the Seahawks. UNCW lost both games by just seven points in games at home and on the road.

The Hofstra Pride received the No.1 seed after going 25-6, one of those losses was on the road at UNCW.

UNCW and Elon will tip-off at 6:30 on Saturday night, following James Madison and Towson.

The winner will match up with the No.2 seed Northeastern on Sunday.

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