Eastern Maine Community College men's basketball team has once again earned a spot in the Elite 8 and a trip Southern Maine Community College for the YSCC Conference Championship. EMCC earned a number four seed in the tournament by finishing the regular season with a 13-9 overall record and a impressive 11-5 conference record.
The Golden Eagles will kick the tournament off by facing number five seed Me.-Machias Friday, February 21st at 3 P.M. The Machias Clippers find themselves finishing just below EMCC with a 10-6 conference record and 14-9 overall. EMCC fared very well against them in the regular season, winning both games played by double figures. The YSCC tournament has proven to be very different than regular season play. Every team is expected to bring their A game, in hope of receiving a National Bid.
If Eastern Maine wins Friday afternoon they will face the winner of Central Maine CC and Vermont Tech, Saturday at 4 P.M. The YSCC Championship will be played Sunday at 3 P.M.
3:00 pm EMCC vs Machias
5:00 pm Central Maine CC vs Vermont Tech
7:00 pm Southern Maine CC vs University Maine Augusta
The Yankee Small College Conference has released information regarding the upcoming men's and women's Elite 8 Basketball Tournaments, hosted by Southern Maine Community College in South Portland, Maine. For more information please follow the link below: