BSC to host 2016 SAA Basketball Championships this weekend

BSC to host 2016 SAA Basketball Championships this weekend


BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—With both basketball teams earning the No. 1 seed, Birmingham-Southern will host the 2016 Southern Athletic Association Men's and Women's Basketball Championships this weekend.

Action begins at 1 p.m. on Friday, with games at both Bill Battle Coliseum and Homewood High School. All eight quarterfinal games will take place Friday, with the four semifinals on Saturday, and the two championship games on Sunday, being played in Bill Battle Coliseum.

The Panther women will host eighth-seeded Berry at 1 p.m. on Friday, and the men will take on eighth-seeded Hendrix at 3 p.m., with both games in Battle.

All games in the tournament will feature free video streaming and live stats.

Admission is $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for non-SAA students and seniors. Admission is free for any student, faculty, or staff member with a valid school ID from any SAA institution.

Click HERE to visit the championship tournament web site, which features the full schedule for all games.