Marietta Men’s and Women’s basketball clinch spots in the NCAA Tournament

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Published: Feb. 28, 2022 at 9:30 PM EST
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MARIETTA, Ohio (WTAP) -

Selection Monday brought joy to the Marietta College Pioneers Men’s and Women’s basketball teams, as both clinched spots in their respective NCAA Basketball Tournaments.

The men’s team is the top seed in their region, and will host the first two rounds at Ban Johnson Arena.

On Friday, Marietta will take on Medaille at 7:20 p.m., the winner of that game will take on the winner of the Rochester and Eastern game, which will also be in Marietta.

The women’s basketball team clinched their first spot in the NCAA Tournament since 2018, but will be on the road for the first two rounds.

The Lady Pioneers will be in Holland, Michigan at Hope College, taking on Wittenberg in Round 1, the winner of that game takes on the winner of the Hope College and La Roche game.

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