The Western Washington men's basketball team will have a chance to make the northwest proud of its strong basketball tradition and culture this weekend when they player for the NCAA Division-2 National Championship. With the Washington Huskies making a nice run in the NIT, the Vikings have gotten a bit overlooked as they attempt to win the first national title in a men's sport in the school's history.
The Vikings will face off against Montevallo, a small public liberal arts school located in Alabama, at The Bank of Kentucky Center on the campus of host Northern Kentucky University.
Here's what you need to know if you're planning on tuning in.
Matchup: No. 12 Western Washington University Vikings vs No. 22 Montevallo
Gametime: 10 AM PST
TV: The game will be televised live nationally, on CBS.
More Info: Check out Western's coverage of the title game at their website here. Full rosters and breakdowns of how the Vikings made it this far can be found there as well.
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