The Keene State College men’s basketball team will play Moravian College in Clinton, N.Y., in a first-round NCAA Division III tournament game on Friday. The start time at Hamilton College has yet to be announced. Hamilton will play Penn State Behrend in the other regional game on Friday.
The Owls have won 12 in a row and captured the automatic bid out of the Little East Conference after beating Eastern Connecticut State 72-69 in Saturday’s final.
Keene State will be making its sixth NCAA tournament appearance and fourth since 2015.
Moravian, which is in Bethlehem, Pa., won the Landmark Conference tournament title.
NEC women to Scranton, Pa.
The New England College women’s basketball team will play at the University of Scranton (Pa.) on Friday in its first-round NCAA Division III tournament contest.
The Pilgrims (19-9) won the New England Collegiate Conference championship on Saturday to qualified for the NCAAs for the first time in 26 years.
Scranton, the Landmark Conference champ, is 25-2.
The starting time for Friday’s game has yet to be announced.