by: Scott McCaulley
The College of the Ozarks Basketball Teams now know where they are headed and who they will play in the revamped NAIA National Basketball Tournaments.
The Lady Bobcats will head to Omaha, Nebraska and match-up against Northwestern of Iowa next Friday (3/12) at 11:00 am while the Bobcats are playing later that day in Lewiston, Idaho against Carroll our of Montana.
This is the first year of the expanded field for NAIA which is now back to one division in basketball after nearly 30 years splitting into two divisions. The opening weekend will feature 16 three team pods with the winners moving on to a 16 National Tournament Final event with the Men’s Competition to be held in Kansas City and the Women to play in Sioux City, Iowa.