Tigerville, S.C. – The trek to “March Madness” begins tonight as both the NGU men’s and women’s basketball teams tipoff their 2016-2017 seasons.
Both the men and women’s squads will open their respective campaigns with out of conference opponents as the men host Coker College to kick off the SAC vs. Conference Carolinas Challenge while the women travel to Due West, South Carolina to take on North Georgia in the Conference Carolinas vs. Peach Belt Challenge. Both teams will wrap up their opening weekend with games on Saturday.
Friday night’s game vs. Coker will serve as the home opener for the men’s team with a scheduled 7pm tipoff while the women take on the Hawks at 5pm. Saturday’s game times are scheduled for 4pm for the men and 5pm for the women as they take on Newberry and Francis Marion.