The Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils – winners of the 2008 SWAC Basketball Tournament – will travel to Anaheim, Calif., to face the Bruins of UCLA. The game is set for March 20 with the tip time still to be determined.
The Delta Devils earned their bid to the “Big Dance” with a victory over Jackson State in the 2008 SWAC Basketball Tournament Final.
The Alabama State Hornets – 2008 SWAC regular season champions – will travel to Tempe, Arizona to take on the Sun Devils of Arizona State in the 2008 National Invitational Tournament. The game is set for 10 pm Central (9 pm Mountain) on Tuesday, March 18 in Tempe.