The Colonial Athletic Association released its bracket and conference tournament schedule, after the league finished up its regular season on Saturday. The Northeastern Huskies (13-16, 9-9) will be the tournament's No. 7 seed and will play No. 10 William & Mary Tribe in the first round (6 p.m. ET), which begins Friday, March 2 at the Richmond Coliseum in Richmond, VA.
The winner of the contest will advance to player No. 2 Va. Commonwealth Rams in the second round at 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 3.
Overall, the Drexel Dragons (25-5, 16-2 CAA) earned the top seed and a first-round bye.
The semifinals will be played Sunday, March 4, with the finals being played Monday, March 5.
For a complete look at the CAA Tournament bracket and schedule, well, here it is:
First Round, Friday, March 2:
Second Round, Saturday, March 3:
Noon: (Winner James Madison/UNC-Wilmington) vs. (1) Drexel Dragons
2:30 p.m.: (Winner Delaware/Towson) vs. (4) Old Dominion Monarchs
6 p.m.: (Winner Northeastern/William & Mary) vs. (2) Va. Commonwealth Rams
8:30 p.m.: (Winner Georgia St./Hofstra) vs. George Mason Patriots
Semifinals, Sunday, March 4:
2 p.m.: Winner of Sat.'s early games
4:30 p.m.: Winner of Sat.'s late games
Finals, Monday, March 5:
7 p.m.: Semifinals winners
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