OJC Press Release ID: 2765

Wednesday, March 7, 2018


OJC to Host Region IX Men’s Basketball Tournament
 

The Otero Junior College Men’s Basketball team ended the regular season on a strong note and will be hosting the Region IX tournament beginning on Thursday March 8, 2018. The first game for OJC will be at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday March 8, 2018, in McDivitt Center Gym. All games will be played in McDivitt Center Gym.

“This has been a good season for us and we are looking forward to playing in the Region IX tournament,” said Brendan O’Connor Otero’s men’s basketball head coach. “We are excited to host the tournament for the third year in a row now. This is the second time in three years that Otero has hosted the tournament. It’s a great accomplishment in the rich tradition of Otero Basketball. This will be a competitive tournament with many great teams in attendance. I’m proud of the way our team has worked throughout the season,” stated O’Connor.

“You never know what is going to happen in the tournament as everyone is fighting to keep their season alive. That is what makes March so great. We thank the community and OJC for their continued support. We are lucky to have the best fans in Region IX, and we hope to see them out in full force come Thursday night,” added O’Connor.

To view the tournament bracket visit https://www.ojc.edu/athletics/region9athletics.aspx. For more information, contact OJC athletic director, Gary Addington at 719-384-6859.

 

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OJC Men’s Basketball will be hosting the Region IX tournament beginning on Thursday March 8, 2018. The first game for OJC’s Men’s Basketball team will be at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday March 8, 2018, in McDivitt Center Gym. All games will be played in McDivitt Center Gym. View the tournament bracket at https://www.ojc.edu/athletics/region9athletics.aspx.