TOWSON TO PLAY CIT QUARTERFINAL GAME AT MURRAY STATE
Tigers to face Racers on Thursday at 8 p.m.
MURRAY, Ky. – The Towson men’s basketball team will play its quarterfinal game in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament on Thursday at Murray State.
Tip time is set for 8 p.m. EST at the 8,600-seat CFSB Center in Murray, Ky.
Murray State (20-11) is a member of the Ohio Valley Conference and has been to the NCAA Tournament 15 times, including in 2010 and 2012.
The Racers breezed past Omaha, 86-62, on Monday night to advance to the Elite 8 of the CIT.
Towson (25-10) earned its spot in the tournaments quarterfinals with its 83-77 victory at East Tennessee State on Friday. Sophomore Four McGlynn paced the Tigers with a season-high 23 points, including six three-pointers, in the win.
Towson and Murray State have met twice on the hardwood with each squad winning on its home court. The Tigers won the most current meeting with the Racers, a 79-58 win at the Towson Center in 1981.