The Northerner

Hundreds of fans join men’s basketball team for Selection Sunday

Norse fans cheers as they learn the Norse will play UK in the NCAA Tournament. Around 800 people showed up for the selection show party

Nicole Browning, Asst. Arts & Life Editor

March 13, 2017

Nearly 800 Northern Kentucky fans packed the Student Union Ballroom Sunday to join the men’s basketball team to celebrate the Horizon League championship and to discover who the Norse would play this week in the NCAA tournament. According to Bryan McEldowney, assistant athletic director for comm...

BREAKING: NKU to play Kentucky in NCAA Tournament

The Norse anxiously watch the selection show as they wait for their name to be called.

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

March 12, 2017

In the last five years a 15-seed has beaten a 2-seed four times in the NCAA Tournament. The NKU Norse will have a chance to be the fifth team to do that this year.  After winning the Horizon League tournament on Tuesday, the NKU men's basketball team have earned the right to play the University of...

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