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CCU to play in CBI

Coastal will host Hampton Wednesday night. (Source: WMBF Sports) Coastal will host Hampton Wednesday night. (Source: WMBF Sports)

Story Courtesy of Coastal Carolina Athletics

CONWAY, S.C. – The season is not quite over for the Coastal Carolina University men’s basketball team as CCU has been offered and has accepted an offer to play in the 10th Annual College Basketball Invitational (CBI) presented by Five Four.

The CBI is a 16-team, single elimination tournament will begin Wednesday, March 15 at home locations.  The Chanticleers will open play hosting Hampton University at 7 p.m.

The quarterfinals will be played March 20.  After the teams are re-bracketed the semifinals will be played March 22.  The finals will consist of a best two-out-of-three format where one of the two teams will host two of the games, if needed.  Those games will be played March 27, 29 and 31.  ESPNU will televise each game of the three game finals.

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