Thursday, February 28, 2013

UIS men assured of conference tournament berth

The University of Illinois Springfield has clinched a berth in the 12-team Great Lakes Valley Conference men's basketball tournament for the second straight season.

The first round is Sunday on the campus of the higher seed. The Prairie Stars will most likely receive the No. 12 seed, which will travel to face the fifth seed. UIS (7-18 overall, 5-12 in the GLVC) hosts Quincy in its final regular-season game Thursday.

The news was featured by The State Journal-Register on February 27, 2013.

Read the article online