Men's Basketball NCAA Watch Party 10 p.m. Sunday

Men's Basketball NCAA Watch Party 10 p.m. Sunday
Barry is hoping its name is called when the NCAA Tournament field is revealed Sunday night. Photo by Jason Roberts

MIAMI SHORES, Fla. -- Barry University men's basketball team will gather at 10 p.m. Sunday night in the Health & Sports Center Landon Atrium to see if their name is chosen for the NCAA Division II National Tournament.

The players and coaches will gather with students and Buccaneers supporters following their Sunday night practice in the Landon Student Events Center near the television screens and Bucky's Cove/Wow as the NCAA Tournament brackets are revealed.

The Buccaneers went 19-8 this season, beating two nationally-ranked teams and finishing fourth in the Sunshine State Conference, which was selected by Bennett Rank as the toughest conference in the country. 

Barry was ranked No. 4 in this week's NCAA South Region poll. The top eight teams in each of the nation's eight regions qualify for the NCAA Tournament.



NCAA South Region Poll (As of Mar. 5)

1. Florida Southern 24-4

2. Delta St. 23-5

3. Saint Leo 23-7

4. Barry 19-8

5. West Alabama 17-10

6. North Alabama 19-9

7. Fort Valley St. 20-8

8. Tampa 18-8

9. Rollins 14-13

10. Tuskegee 15-11