The Catholic University of America

March 1, 2013

March Madness Begins Tonight at CUA

March Madness has arrived at Catholic University and the local media is taking notice. A March 1 CBS DC article highlighted the successes of the men’s and women’s basketball teams and previewed a busy NCAA Tournament weekend at CUA.

Tonight at 7:30 p.m., the women’s team will host Cabrini at the Raymond A. DuFour Athletic Center in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. If they win, they would again take to their home court at 5 p.m. on Saturday to face off against the victor of the FDU-Florham and Widener game. That game will be played tonight at 5:30 p.m. in the DuFour Center.

On Saturday at 7:30 p.m., the men’s team will tip off against Staten Island in the DuFour Center in a first-round NCAA Tournament game.

CUA is one of 15 Division III schools with its men’s and women’s teams in this year’s NCAA Tournament

The Catholic University men’s and women’s basketball teams won Landmark Conference championships on Feb. 23. It was the second consecutive title for the women’s team and the first for the men’s team.

Visit the Department of Athletics website for ticket information.

For more information about the conference championships and NCAA Tournament games, click on the links below. To view a photo gallery of the championship games, click here.

Men's Team:

Holmes' Game-winner Sends No. 11 Cards to First Landmark Title

No. 9 CUA Hosts Staten Island Saturday in NCAA Tournament

Women's Team:

No. 9/10 Cards Down Scranton 72-52 for Second Straight Conference Title

Landmark Champion Cardinals Open NCAA Tournament on Friday




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