For the first time in program history, the Daemen men’s basketball team will be making an appearance in the Division II NCAA Tournament.
BREAKING: @DaemenMBB has earned the 1st NCAA tournament berth in team history. Wildcats are #5 seed in East Region & will face #4 New Haven in opening round on Saturday 3/16. More details to follow pic.twitter.com/4UHGBvblLM— Daemen Wildcats (@DaemenAthletics) March 11, 2019
After being upset in the conference postseason tournament last week, the Wildcats earned an at-large bid and will travel to face 4th seeded New Haven on Saturday, March 16. Daemen is the 5th seed in the East Region.
Under Mike MacDonald, who was named the East Coast Conference Coach of the Year, Daemen finished with a 24-5 overall record.