Monday, March 12, 2001

Men's NIT Pairings

        First Round
        Tuesday, March 13

        Seton Hall (16-14) at Alabama (21-10), 7 p.m.
        Memphis (17-14) at Utah (19-11), 10 p.m.
        Wednesday, March 14
        South Carolina (15-14) at Connecticut (19-11), 7:30 p.m.
        Villanova (18-12) at Minnesota (17-13), 9:30 p.m.
        Baylor (19-11) at New Mexico (19-12), 12 mid.
        Detroit (22-10) at Bradley (19-11), TBA
        N.C.-Wilmington (19-10) at Dayton (19-12), TBA
        Illinois State (21-8) at Purdue (15-14), TBA
        Miami (16-12) at Auburn (17-13), TBA
        UC Irvine (25-4) at Tulsa (21-11), TBA
        St. Bonaventure (18-11) at Pittsburgh (18-13), TBA
        Southern Mississippi (22-8) at Mississippi State (16-12), TBA
        Pepperdine (21-8) at Wyoming (20-9), TBA
        McNeese State (22-8) at Texas-El Paso (22-8), TBA

        Thursday, March 15
        South Alabama (22-10) at Toledo (21-10), TBA
        Friday, March 16
        West Virginia (17-11) at Richmond (21-6), TBA

        Second Round
        Monday, March 19 or Tuesday, March 20

        South Carolina-Connecticut winner vs. Detroit-Bradley winner
        West Virginia-Richmond winner vs. N.C.-Wilmington-Dayton winner
        Seton Hall-Alabama winner vs. South Alabama-Toledo winner
        Illinois State-Purdue winner vs. Miami-Auburn winner
        Villanova-Minnesota winner vs. UC Irvine-Tulsa winner
        St. Bonaventure-Pittsburgh winner vs. Southern Mississippi-Mississippi State winner
        Pepperdine-Wyoming winner vs. Baylor-New Mexico winner
        Memphis-Utah winner vs. McNeese State-Texas-El Paso winner

        Third Round, March 21-23, TBA
        Semifinals, March 27, TBA
        Third Place, March 29, TBA
        Championship, March 29, TBA tournament coverage

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