Conference USA Championship Brackets Announced

March 3, 2018

Men's Bracket
Women's Bracket
Tournament Central Page

IRVING – Post-season play and March Madness begins for both North Texas basketball programs on Wednesday, March 7, as the C-USA Championship brackets have been announced by the league office.

The North Texas women’s basketball team will face Charlotte in the first round of the C-USA women’s basketball tournament on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. on court B.

In the men’s bracket, No. 7 seed North Texas will face No. 10 Louisiana Tech at 8:30 p.m. on court A in the first C-USA Championship meeting between the schools. LA Tech's Anthony Duruji was fouled and hit two free throws with 0.9 seconds remaining to hand the Mean Green a 66-65 defeat on January 18 in Ruston. Duruji led all scorers with 25 points in that game, while North Texas’ Roosevelt Smart poured in 23.

The winner of the first-round game will face second-seeded Old Dominion on Thursday, March 8, in the quarterfinals at

The Mean Green earned their first conference win this year against Charlotte on Jan. 13 at home. UNT beat the 49ers 73-68 in the only meeting between the two schools. Freshman Lauren Holmes made a clutch 3-pointer in the game’s final seconds and Terriell Bradley secured the win with two late free throws as she finished with a game-high 22 points

The winner of the first-round game will play Louisiana Tech on Thursday, March 8, in the quarterfinals at 2:00 p.m.

All-session passes are your best value and allow you to catch all the action of the conference tournament. Fans can buy all-session passes here

North Texas Faculty/Staff:
Session 1 (Women’s First Round) – March 7th, 2018
Link: www.ticketmaster.com/event/0C005431D7937E5F
Code: NTwomen
Price: $15.00 (Permanent Bowl Seating)

Session 2 (Men’s First Round) – March 7th, 2018
Link: www.ticketmaster.com/event/0C005431D7A07E64
Code: NTmen
Price: $15.00 (Permanent Bowl Seating)

Whether you plan to attend the C-USA Championships or not, please consider making a gift to provide UNT students with a memorable experience cheering on the Mean Green in postseason action. Gifts can be made here
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Student tickets will be made available for purchase on Monday.

2018 Women’s Conference USA Tournament
#6 seed Charlotte vs. #11 seed North Texas – Wednesday, March 7, at 2 p.m.

2018 Men’s Conference USA Tournament
#7 seed North Texas vs. #10 seed Louisiana Tech – Wednesday, March 7, at 8:30 p.m.

Men’s Conference USA Championship all-time seeding
2018: No. 7 seed
2016: No. 9 seed
2015: No. 8 seed
2014: No. 10 seed

 

 

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