ORLANDO, Fla. – The first round of the NCAA Tournament will find the University at Albany men’s basketball team competing against the University of Florida Gators.
The Great Danes defeated Mount St. Mary’s Tuesday night in what’s known as the First Four round of the NCAA Tournament.
UAlbany got off to a hot start going on a 21-2 run to start the game, but the Mount made a game of it going on runs of their own and keeping the game close throughout.
In the end, the Danes came out on top 71-64.
Sixteen-seeded UAlbany will take on top-seed Florida Thursday at 4:10 p.m. on the Gator’s in Orlando.