Griz fans send off basketball team to NCAA Tournament
MISSOULA, Mont. —
Griz Basketball fans lined up outside of the Adams Center on Tuesday morning to send off the men's basketball team to NCAA Tournament.
This is the first time in five years the team will play in the tournament.
The Grizzlies will meet the Michigan Wolverines in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Thursday in Wichita, Kansas.
Montana was awarded a #14 seed in the West region after finishing the year 26-7 and earning an automatic bid as tournament champions.
The #3 seed Wolverines carry a 28-7 record along with the Big Ten Tournament Championship.
Official time of the game is 7:45 p.m. MST.