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McNeese basketball gears for postseason play

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(From McNeese Sports)

The Cowgirls will enter the tournament as the No. 5 seed and will play No. 8 Northwestern State at 11 a.m. on Wednesday to kick-off the bracket. Should the Cowgirls win and advance, they'll play at 11 a.m. on Thursday against No. 4 Nicholls. A possible semifinal matchup against No. 1 Oral Roberts will be played at 11 a.m. on Friday while the championship game will tip at 1 p.m. on Saturday.

On the men's side, the Cowboys will face No. 5 Nicholls at 5 p.m. on Wednesday. McNeese is coming off a 91-88 double-overtime win over the Colonels on Saturday. If the Cowboys win, they'll face No. 4 Southeastern Louisiana at 5 on Thursday and a possible semifinal matchup against No. 1 Stephen F. Austin at 5 on Friday. The men's championship game will be carried live on ESPN2 at 7:30 on Saturday.

2013 SLC Women's Tournament Bracket:

First Round, Wednesday, March 13

Game 1 - No. 8 Northwestern State vs. No. 5 McNeese State, 11 a.m.

Game 2 - No. 7 Stephen F. Austin vs. No. 6 Central Arkansas, 1:30 p.m.

Second Round, Thursday, March 14

Game 3 - Winner Game 1 vs. No. 4 Nicholls State, 11 a.m.

Game 4 – Winner Game 2 vs. No. 3 Lamar, 1:30 p.m.

Semifinals, Friday, March 15

Game 4 – Winner Game 3 vs. No. 1 Oral Roberts, 11 a.m.

Game 5 – Winner Game 4 vs. No. 2 Sam Houston State, 1:30 p.m.

Championship, Saturday, March 16

Winner Game 4 vs. Winner Game 5, 1 p.m.

2013 SLC Men's Tournament Bracket:

First Round, Wednesday, March 13

Game 1 – No. 8 McNeese State vs. No. 5 Nicholls State, 5 p.m.

Game 2 – No. 78 Central Arkansas vs. No. 6 Sam Houston State, 7:30 p.m.

Second Round, Thursday, March 14

Game 3 – Winner Game 1 vs. No. 4 Southeastern Louisiana, 5 p.m.

Game 4 – Winner Game 2 vs. No. 3 Oral Roberts, 7:30 p.m.

Semifinals, Thursday, March 15

Game 5 – Winner Game 3 vs. No. 1 Stephen F. Austin, 5 p.m. (ESPN3) Game 6 – Winner Game 4 vs. No. 2 Northwestern State, 7:30 p.m. (ESPN3)

Championship, Saturday, March 16

Winner Game 5 vs. Winner Game 6, 7:30 p.m. (ESPN2)

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