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Advance to NCAA Tournament for second time in school history


The 2008 Patriot League champions at Hart Center in Worcester, Mass., Wednesday night.

LEWISBURG, Pa. -- Bucknell defeated Holy Cross 57-45 in the Patriot League championship game Wednesday evening in Worcester, Mass., winning an automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament.

It was Bucknell's second Patriot League title in program history. The last title came in 2002.

The NCAA Tournament selection show will be broadcast on ESPN Monday, March 17, at 7 p.m. Bison fans are invited to join the team and coaches to watch the ESPN selection broadcast in Elaine Langone Center Forum. The first round of the NCAA Tournament will take place March 22-23.

Complete game story || New! Bison slideshow

Media roundup:
The Daily Item || More
USA Today
The Boston Globe
The Worcester Telegram
The New York Times
ESPN

Contact: Office of Communications

Posted March 12, 2008
Updated March 13, 2008

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