Shortly after the NCAA Tournament bracket was released on Selection Sunday, the NIT released its field to the world. The Washington State Cougars are in the field, set to face Long Beach State on Wednesday in Pullman. The Cougars found themselves in a good position when the NIT Tournament bracket was released, with a path to the Final Four that set the team up for a good, long run in the tournament.
Check out the full NIT Tournament bracket and schedule below and see what the Cougars are up against..
Upper left bracket:
No. 4 New Mexico Lobos vs. No. 5 UTEP Miners on Tuesday at 9 pm
No. 3 Missouri State Bears vs. No. 6 Murray State Racers on Tuesday at 8 pm
Bottom left bracket:
No. 1 Colorado Buffaloes vs. No. 8 Texas Southern Wednesday at 7 pm
No. 2 St. Mary’s Gaels vs. No. 7 Kent St. Golden Flashes on Tuesday at 11 pm
Upper right bracket:
No. 4 Northwestern Wildcats vs. No. 5 Milwaukee Panthers on Wednesday at 8 pm
Lower right bracket:
The NIT gets underway on Tuesday and Washington State hits the court on Wednesday night at 7 p.m. on ESPNU. For more on the NIT, check out the rest of our NIT bracket StoryStream. To get a Washington State feel, be sure to stop by SB Nation’s CougCenter..