The basketball season is continuing for the University of Central Arkansas Bears, who were eliminated in the quarterfinals of the Southland Conference tournament. They are headed for the West Coast again.

UCA was selected Sunday for the 16-team field of the College Basketball Invitational, a pay-to-play tourney for teams that do not make tne NCAA or NIT.

The Bears will play the University of Seattle at 9 p.m. Central Wednesday at Seattle. The winner will play either Jacksonville State or Canasius on Monday, March 19. Semifinals will be Wednesday, March 21.

The finals are a best-of-three series on March 26, 28th and 30th.

All games are To be determined at campus sites.

Other teams in UCA's bracket are Miami of Ohio, Campbell, UT-Rio Grande Valley and fellow Southland member New Orleans. Other teams in the tournament are Eastern Washington, Utah Valley, Colgate, San Francisco, North Texas, South Dakota, Mercer and Grand Canyon.

 

 

Semifinals are Tuesday