The Briar Cliff men’s basketball team will be a three seed in the 2018 NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Championship Tournament which begins next week at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The Cliff drew six seeded Oregon Tech in the opening round.
Briar Cliff and Oregon Tech will be the second game of the tournament, tipping off at 10:15 a.m. on Wednesday morning. The Chargers are making their fourth-straight trip to the national tournament and head into the big dance with an overall record of 24-7. The Owls bring a 22-10 record into the contest. The winner of the game will play again on Friday morning at 10:15 a.m. against the winner of the St. Thomas (Florida) and Michigan-Dearborn game on Wednesday morning.