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Posted by Chris Wells - Mon, Feb. 25, 2013 - [ Men's Basketball ] - Viewed 2323 times

MSC Men's Basketball Tournament Page

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Mid-South Conference officials announced the 2013 MSC Men's Basketball Tournament bracket tonight following Monday's regular season finales.

The conference tournament begins on Friday, March 1, with four quarterfinal games at the Frankfort Convention Center in Frankfort, Ky. The tournament continues on Saturday, March 2 with the semifinals and concludes on Sunday with the championship game.

FOX College Sports will televise the Mid-South championship game for the first time in the event's history.

MSC regular season champions and top-seeded Lindsey Wilson (26-4, 16-4 MSC) opens the tournament at 2 p.m. ET on Friday against eighth-seeded UVa.-Wise (11-14, 7-13).

The tournament's fourth seed Campbellsville (19-11, 12-8) faces fifth-seeded Shawnee State (16-13, 11-9) at 4 p.m. ET.

The third quarterfinal game of the day features second-seeded Pikeville (24-5, 15-5) and No. 7-seed St. Catharine (13-13, 9-11). Tip-off is set for 6 p.m. ET

The nightcap includes No. 3-seed Georgetown (22-7, 14-6) and No. 6-seed Cumberlands (19-11, 10-10) at 8 p.m. ET.

The tournament's semifinals are scheduled for 6 p.m. ET and 8 p.m. ET on Saturday with the finals set for 5:30 p.m. ET on Sunday.