For just the fourth time in the 20-year history of the NSIC Men’s Basketball Tournament, Wayne State will host a first round game as the Wildcats entertain the University of Mary Wednesday evening at 6 p.m. in Rice Auditorium. The Wildcats are the #3 seed in the South Division after going 19-9 overall and finished in a three-way tie in the South Division with a 14-8 league mark. Mary is 12-16 and was #6 in the North Division with a 9-13 league mark this season. WSC and Mary met in Bismarck on February 1 with the Wildcats prevailing 67-48.
Wayne State travels to Bismarck, North Dakota Wednesday evening to take on the University of Mary at 6 p.m. in the opening round of the 2019 NSIC/Sanford Health Women’s Basketball Tournament. The Wildcats are the #6 seed from the South Division (14-14, 9-13 NSIC) while the host Marauders are the #3 seed in the North Division (17-8, 15-7 NSIC). Earlier this season (February 1 in Bismarck), the University of Mary posted a 65-60 win over the Wildcats.