Howard secured the win against Norfolk State University on Saturday by just one point.
VIRGINIA, USA — For the first time since 1992, the Howard University men's basketball team is going to the NCAA tournament.
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Howard secured the win against Norfolk State University on Saturday by just one point. The final score for the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Tournament Championship game held in Norfolk, Virginia was 65-64.
With the win, the team is now poised for a run to their first national NCAA tournament in more than three decades.
WE FOUGHT TO THE VERY END. HOWARD WINS 64-65 ❤️💙— Howard Men’s Basketball (@HUMensBB) March 11, 2023
On Sunday, the team will find out where they will be playing in the NCAA tournament.
The Bison last appeared in the NCAA tournament in the 1991-92 season, when it won the MEAC tournament after finishing as regular-season co-champions with North Carolina A&T with a 12-4 record.
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