The Association of Independent Institutions announced its postseason tournament brackets on Monday.
The College of the Ozarks women earned the top seed and will face Fisher College of Massachusetts in the first semifinal game. Tip off is set for noon on Friday, Feb. 26, at Crowley’s Ridge College in Paragould, Arkansas.
The Lady Cats enter the tournament with a 6-1 record. Fisher had seven of its 11 games canceled this season. It played one match on Tuesday, and entered that game with a 1-2 record.
If the Lady Cats win, they will play in the championship game at 3 p.m. Saturday. The two championship-contending teams will move on to the NAIA national tournament.
The men earned the No. 4 seed and will play host Crowley’s Ridge College at 5 p.m. on Friday. The men’s championship will tip off at 5 p.m. on Saturday. Same as the women, the two final teams will move on to the NAIA national tournament as part of the automatic bids for the league.
The Bobcats enter the tournament 1-4 compared to Crowley’s Ridge’s record of 9-16.