DAYTON, Ohio - Sinclair Community College (15-13, 5-9 OCCAC) will travel to Cuyahoga Community College (17-9, 8-5 OCCAC) for the first round of the NJCAA 2015 Men's Basketball District IX Tournament. The game is Tuesday, March 3rd at Cuyahoga's Metro Campus at 6 p.m.
Sinclair comes into the tournament as the fifth seed in the tournament while Cuyahoga is the fourth seed, therefore, the Challengers will be the host of this first round match-up.
Sinclair has dropped both games this season playing against Cuyahoga. They lost both games by an average of 10.5 points. Their last meeting was this past Saturday when the Tartans hosted the Challengers and lost by the score of 70-64.
Players to Watch:
|Westley Parr||6-6 So.||19.3 ppg||6.5 rpg|
|Connor Myslowski||6-4 So.||9.7 ppg||3.9 rpg||4.8 apg|
|Manny Powell||5-8 Fr.||15.4 ppg||5.3 apg|
Head Coach: Jeff Price
|Robert Fomby||6-2 So.||18.6 ppg||10.4 rpg|
|Cairo Brown||6-0 Fr.||17.2 ppg||5.0 apg||3.8rpg|
|Marquis Jackson||6-0 So.||14.9 ppg||4.2 rpg|
Head Coach: Mike Duncan
The winner of Tuesday's game will advance to the the District IX Semifinals which will be hosted at Ohio Christian University, Friday March 6th
You can follow Sinclair men's basketball on Twitter @SinclairMBB
Patrick Kaindl Sports Information Director Sinclair Athletics