Two To Tango For MACC

Both MACC basketball teams are headed to their national tournaments, with the brackets released Sunday. The men knew they were in following Saturday night’s win over Triton, and they found out that they’d open the entire tournament in Hutchinson next Monday morning as the 16th seed against the 17th seed Pearl River of Mississippi. Coach Pat Smith thought the Greyhounds should have been maybe a few slots higher.

This is the Greyhounds’ 30th berth in the national tournament.

The women had their at-large berth confirmed as they were selected as the 15th seed, and will play the 18th seed, Eastern Florida State, in Lubbock a week from Wednesday at 2. Coach Hana Haden…

This is the Lady Hounds’ 17th berth in the national tournament, and fourth in the past five years. Three Rivers is the top seed overall for the women. Find both interviews with this story at

Coach Hana Haden:

Coach Pat Smith: