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Mass. College Hoops: NCAA First Round Scoreboard

By NoontimeSports.com 

Below are the outcomes from the various first-round NCAA Tournament match ups, which occurred earlier this evening.

Men’s Basketball: 

* Mary Washington 78, Springfield 58

* Albertus Magnus 68, WPI 66

* Gordon 76, Babson 68

* Plattsburgh State 76, MIT 53

* Cabrini 100, Bridgewater State 69

* Williams 61, Mitchell 66

Women’s Basketball:

* Vassar 76, Williams 75

* Amherst 63, Springfield 49

* Scranton 88, Bridgewater State 63

* Montclair State 78, Regis 51

* Tufts 66, St. Joe’s (ME) 43

Mass. College Hoops: Locals Earn Spots In Women’s NCAA D3 Tournament

By NoontimeSports.com 

The NCAA released its pairings for the upcoming women’s Division 3 tournament this afternoon, which begins later this week. Six squads from Massachusetts earned spots in the tournament and will begin their quest toward Stevens Points, Wisconsin on Friday, March 7.

Below is a breakdown of each matchup, along with what teams they’ll be facing in the first or second round.

Regis College, which captured its second-straight NECC crown this past weekend, will travel to Montclair State for their first-round contest. If the Pride earns an opening round win, they’ll face the winner of Cabrini-Moravian.

Scranton, Pennsylvania will be the host site for Bridgewater State and Williams College. The Bears will take on Scranton, while the Ephs battle Vassar. The winner of each contest will meet in the second round on Saturday, March 8. Bridgewater State earned an automatic bid to the tournament following a MASCAC Championship win over Framingham State.

Tufts University, which claimed its first NESCAC crown yesterday by defeating Amherst College, will host the first and second rounds. The Jumbos will play St. Joe’s of Maine in the opening round, and of Tufts defeats the Monks, they’ll then take on the winner of University of New England vs. New York University.

Finally, Amherst and Springfield College will square off in the opening round at Hartwick. The Pride earned an automatic bid following yesterday’s win over Smith College in the NEWMAC Championship. The winner of Amherst-Springfield will take on the winner of Hartwick-Baruch.

Mass. College Soccer: NCAA Div. 3 Soccer Tournament Pairings

By Matt Noonan 

On Monday, the NCAA announced the pairings for the upcoming NCAA Div. III Men’s and Women’s soccer tournaments. And below are the various Massachusetts teams that have earned spots.

The tournament is set to kickoff on Nov. 8 and will conclude on Dec. 1 in San Antonio, Texas.

Men’s Soccer

* Elms College vs. Scranton (Nov. 10 at Babson College)

* Colorado College vs. Babson College (Nov. 10 at Babson College)

* MIT vs. Oneonta (Nov. 10 at Oneonta)

* Williams College vs. Thomas (ME) (Nov. 10 at Williams College)

* Tufts University vs. Vassar (Nov. 10 at Brandeis University)

* Brandeis University vs. Baruch (Nov. 10 at Brandeis University)

* Westfield State vs. Dickinson (Nov. 8 at Dickson College)

* Amherst College will play the winner of Dickinson-Westfield State on Nov. 11

Women’s Soccer:

* Westfield State vs. Wheaton College (MA) (Nov. 10 at Wheaton College)

* Farmingdale State vs. Williams College  (Nov. 10 at Wheaton College)

* MIT vs. Haverford (Nov. 10 at Haverford)

* Springfield College vs. SUNY Cortland (Nov. 10 at Hobart and Williams Smith Colleges)

* Brandeis University vs. Union College (Nov. 10 at Amherst College)

* Lasell College vs. Amherst College (Nov. 10 at Amherst College)

* Lesley University vs. Misericordia (Nov. 10 at Middlebury College)

* UMass Boston vs. Ithaca College (Nov. 10 at Ithaca College)