Indianapolis, IN - The Division III Men's Basketball Bracket was announced this morning around 8:45am. Five two-team, first-round games will be conducted Thursday, March 2 with the winners advancing to play five teams which received first-round byes on Saturday, March 4. Eleven sites will host four teams for first- and second-round competition Friday-Saturday, March 3-4. Second-round winners will advance to one of four sectional-round sites March 10-11. Winners of the four sectional games will advance to the finals March 17 and 18. All games, except the finals, will be played on the campuses of competing institutions. The finals will be conducted at the Salem Civic Center in Salem, Virginia.
The Rams (22-5) have received a first round match-up against Ursinus (21-6) in Collegeville, Pennsylvania. Ursinus will be the host our first-round game on Thursday, March 2nd. The winner of the game will travel on to Norfolk, Virginia to face Virginia-Wesleyan College (25-3), who are ranked number eight in the nation.