WATERTOWN, Wis. -- The Sabercats Women's Basketball Team has also been seeded as the #1 team as they look to reclaim the North Region title at the NCCAA North Region Tournament. MBU has a bye into the semifinal, which is Friday night at 5:30 p.m. against the winner of #4 Emmaus Bible College and #5 Faith Baptist Bible College.
The winner of Friday's semifinal will compete for the NCCAA North Region championship on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. All games will be played at Emmaus Bible College in Dubuque, Iowa.
The winner of the 2019 North Regional Tournament will qualify for the NCCAA DII National Tournament, which will be held at Bob Jones University in Greenville, South Carolina March 7-9.
NCCAA Regional Quick Facts
- Regional Record: The Sabercats have gone 4-0 this season against NCCAA North Region teams who will be at the tournament:
- L 64-71 vs #4 Emmaus / 12.8.18
- W 70-35 at #5 Faith Baptist / 2.2.19
- W 69-68 at #4 Emmaus / 2.8.19
- Regionals Last Year: the Sabercats took a 66-85 loss in a disappointing championship game against Emmaus.
- Program Record: The Sabercats just set a program-record nine consecutive wins, so they have all the momentum they need going into the postseason
More information on the opponents and on each game will be forthcoming at mbusabercats.com.