In Charlotte, N.C.the Belmont Bruins men’s basketball team will play Virginia on Friday in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. This will be the Bruins seventh appearance in the tournament in their history.
The game is scheduled for 2:10 p.m. Central and will be televised on truTV.
The Bruins earned an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament by winning the OVC Tournament championship. They will be a No. 15 seed in the East Regional while there opponent the Cavaliers, are a second seed.
The winner of the first round game will go on to play the winner of No. 7 seed Michigan State vs. No. 10 seed Georgia.