Men’s basketball roundup: Wright State earns NCAA tourney bid
DETROIT (AP) — Grant Benzinger had 19 points and nine rebounds to help second-seeded Wright State beat eighth-seeded Cleveland State, 74-57, on Tuesday night to win the Horizon League Tournament title and earn an NCAA Tournament bid.
The Raiders (25-9) will play in college basketball’s showcase for the third time in school history and the first since 2007.
LIU Brooklyn 71, Wagner 61
NEW YORK (AP) — Joel Hernandez had 32 points and seven rebounds, and LIU Brooklyn shocked New York City rival Wagner to win the Northeast Conference Tournament title and earn its first NCAA Tournament bid in five years.
Charleston 83, Northeastern 76 (OT)
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Joe Chealey had 32 points and the College of Charleston rallied from 17 points down in the second half to win the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament championship and earn its first NCAA Tournament berth in 19 years with an overtime win.