OCALA--College of Central Florida men's basketball team is set to make its 13th consecutive (14th overall) FCSAA state tournament appearance under head coach Tim Ryan. This streak ties the most consecutive appearances by any FCSAA men's basketball team.
NJCAA No. 21 CF (25-6) will tip off against No. 2 Florida SouthWestern State College (28-1) in the quarterfinals on Wednesday, March 7 at 1 p.m. at CF Gymnasium. The Patriots enter the tournament with the most wins against state tournament qualified teams in the field.
The 2018 FCSAA Men's Basketball State Championship, held on neutral grounds in the gymnasium at the College of Central Florida, is a single-elimination tournament with the winner of the CF-FSW moving onto the semifinal game on Friday, March 9 at 1 p.m. against the winner of Northwest Florida State College and Palm Beach State College. The championship game will take place on Saturday, March 10 at 5 p.m. Click here for men's tournament bracket.
College of Central Florida plays host to the FCSAA Men's and Women's Basketball Championships for the fifth consecutive year.
Tickets will be available in sessions, two games per session, or a full tournament pass.
Kids 3 & under are free
All games will be webcast through the official FCSAA YouTube Channel