2012 NIT Schedule And Bracket: Elite 8 Finalized; Final Four Field Decided By Wednesday

The UMass Minutemen will have a shot at earning a trip to the NIT Final Four Tuesday, as they travel to Philadelphia, Pa. to take on the Drexel Dragons at 7 p.m. on ESPN. The winner advances to play either the Washington Huskies or Oregon Ducks, who will also play Tuesday night (9 p.m. on ESPN).

On Wednesday, the Final Four field will be finalized when Middle Tennessee takes on the Minnesota Golden Gophers (7 p.m. on ESPN) and then Stanford Cardinal takes on Nevada Wolfpack (9 p.m. on ESPN2).

The NIT's Final Four will be played at Madison Square Garden, March 27-29. Here's a look at the remaining bracket and TV schedule:

Region 1
(1) Northwestern Wildcats 55, (1) Washington Huskies 76
(7) Iowa Hawkeyes 97, (3) Oregon Ducks 106

Final: Washington vs. Oregon, Tuesday at 9 p.m. on ESPN

Region 2
(4) Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 71, (1) Tennessee Volunteers 64
(6) Minnesota Golden Gophers 78, (2) Miami Hurricanes 60

Final: Middle Tennessee vs. Minnesota, Wednesday at 7 p.m. on ESPN2

Region 3
(4) UMass Minutemen 77, (1) Seton Hall Pirates 67
(7) Northern Iowa Panthers 63, (3) Drexel Dragons 65

Final: UMass vs. Drexel, Tuesday, 7 p.m. on ESPN

Region 4
(8) Bucknell Bison 67, (5) Nevada Wolfpack 75
(7) Illinois State Redbirds 88, (3) Stanford Cardinal 92 (OT)

Final: Nevada vs. Stanford, Wednesday, 9 p.m. on ESPN2

For more on the NIT Tournament, be sure to check out our NIT stream and SB Nation Boston for all your needs.

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