Next up for Elkhart’s Anderson, RMU? Providence on Monday
Memorial High School graduates next postseason game will be televised nationally.
Posted on March 21, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.
| Updated on March 21, 2013 at 10:44 a.m.
MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Karvel Anderson and Robert Morris University have learned the date of their second-round NIT men’s basketball game, a contest that will be nationally televised.
The eighth-seeded Colonials (24-10) face No. 4 seed Providence (18-14) of the Big East at 7 p.m. Monday, March 25, at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence, R.I. The game will be shown on either ESPN or ESPN2.
Providence advanced by beating Charlotte 75-66 on Wednesday, one night after RMU and Elkhart native Anderson shocked overall top seed Kentucky 59-57.
The winner of Monday’s game moves on to the NIT quarterfinals March 26 or 27 against the survivor of the March 22 Arizona State-Baylor contest.