Northwest has earned the fifth seed in the NCAA Tournament's Central Regional and will open play at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday against fourth-seeded Winona State. Minnesota State-Mankato will host the regional as the top seed after beating Winona State in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Tournament finale.
The Warriors hold a 26-7 record and are making their ninth appearance in the NCAA Tournament over the last ten years. It's their tenth berth overall.
Northwest (22-8) will play in their fifth tournament over the last decade. Regional play will go from March 15th through the 18th.
1. Minnesota State-Mankato
4. Winona State
3. Missouri Southern
6. Fort Hays State
7. Arkansas Tech
2. Central Missouri