MAAC Tournament brackets set, Canisius and Niagara teams to vie for NCAA Tournament bid

Games begin Thursday, March 7th
Posted at 8:21 PM, Mar 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-03 20:21:24-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — The postseason has begun for Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference teams as their conference tournament begins later this week.

The Niagara and Canisius men's and women's teams will all be playing in their first games later this week. The winners of each tournament will receive an automatic bid to the NCAA DI Men's and Women's Tournament later this month.

Women's Schedule:
#8 Niagara vs. #9 Fairfield - Thursday, March 7th at 9:30 a.m.
#4 Monmouth vs. #5 Canisius - Friday, March 9th at 2:30 p.m.

Men's Schedule:
#6 Monmouth vs. #11 Niagara - Thursday, March 7th at 9 p.m.
#2 Canisius vs. #7 Manhattan/#10 Fairfield - Friday, March 8th at 9:30 p.m.

The finals are set for Monday, March 11th.