MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The 2016 North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) Champion Morrisville State College Mustangs are heading to the NCAA Division III Championship Tournament, drawing Ithaca College (18-1) in the opening round set to begin Wednesday.
Morrisville State (13-2) is making their second straight appearance in the NCAA tournament, and will face-off against the Bombers Wednesday, May 11 at 4 p.m. at Higgins Stadium on the Ithaca College campus.
Ithaca is making their 13th overall appearance in the NCAA tournament, claiming the Empire 8 title in 2016.
Additional information regarding the game will be released once announced.
Morrisville State College's curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology and has been lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs.
The college was ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the North by U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges 2016 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2016 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit www.morrisville.edu.