CHICO, Calif. -- March Madness is around the corner and the Chico State mens basketball team found out who they'll be facing the opening round of the NCAA Div. II bracket.
Tonight's selection show revealed the Wildcats earned the fourth seed in the West division.
After missing out on the last two tournaments, the Wildcats won 22 regular season games. That's their best total since 1984.
They'll take on Fifth Seed Seattle Pacific University in the opening round. They'll play at the RIMAC arena in La Jolla, CA.
It's not the first time these two sides will meet this year.
The wildcats beat Seattle Pacific by 22 points on the road last November.
Chico State tips off its March Madness campaign this Friday night at 7:30pm our time.
- Wildcats earn fourth seed
- Wildcat soccer standout
- Wildcats prepare for playoffs
- 2020 NSCIF playoff basketball seedings
- Wildcat women drop Humboldt State 70-58
- Wildcat women defeat Cal State LA 64-55
- Wildcat women bounce Dominguez Hills 74-57
- Wildcat women top Cal Poly Pomona 71-59
- Wildcat women fall to Humboldt State 69-60
- Wildcat women top East Bay 70-64