The North Dakota State men's basketball team will be the
No. 12 seed in the West Region for the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball
Tournament and play No. 5 seed Oklahoma (23-9) in a second-round matchup
Thursday, March 20, in Spokane, Wash.
Game time will be 6:27 p.m. (CT)/4:27 p.m. (PT) on Thursday
at Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena, with the game scheduled to be broadcast on
Fans can enter requests to purchase tickets at
GoBison.com/tickets, with priority given to members of Team Makers, men's
basketball season ticket holders and NDSU alumni. Requests to purchase tickets
will be accepted online beginning at 6 p.m. on Sunday, March 16, and will close
on Monday, March 17 at 10 a.m.
NDSU (25-6) is making its second Division I NCAA Tournament
appearance in school history after sweeping The Summit League's regular season
and tournament titles. The Bison were a 14 seed in 2009 when they dropped a
first-round game to Kansas.
The No. 12 seed for NDSU is the highest for a Summit League
team since 1997 and ties for the second-highest seed ever for a league team.