UB Men and Women Are MAC Basketball Champions
What a weekend for University of Buffalo basketball. Both the men and women's teams won the Mid American Conference basketball championships.
The men completed the weekend sweep with a convincing 87-73 win over Bowling Green in the title game in Cleveland. Bulls guard Jeremy Harris led the way with 31 points.
It's the Bulls fourth MAC championship in five years and it comes with an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. They'll find out their seeding on Sunday. They'll enter the Tournament on a 12-game winning streak as they improve to 31-3 for the season.
Earlier, the UB women won the MAC championship with a 77-61 win over Ohio. Guard Cierra Dillard led the Lady Bulls with 22 points. Summer Hemphill set a MAC Tournament record with 21 rebounds and the Bulls set a team record with 13 3-pointers.
NCAA Ladies Tournament pairings will be announced on Monday.