Jacks to face Tulane in Gulf Showcase


Abby Fullenkamp

ABBY FULLENKAMP Senior forward guard Reed Tellinghuisen (23) blocks NDSU forward guard A.J. Jacobson (21) during the first half of the game Feb. 1. The Jacks beat the Bison 82-63. They host Western Illinois at 2pm Saturday, Feb. 17 in Frost Arena.

Trenton Abrego

On Thursday, Sept. 6 the Gulf Showcase Bracket was released.

In the first round, South Dakota State is set to take on the Tulane Green Wave.

Last year, the Green Wave went 14-17 and lost in the first round of the American Athletic Conference Championship against Temple.

The winner will play the winner of the University of California, Irvine and University of Texas at San Antonio game.

Louisiana, Colorado State, FGCU and Toledo wrap up the tournament pool.

The tournament is scheduled for Nov. 19-21 and will support the Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida.