49ers to face New Mexico as Long Beach State begins the NCAA Tournament
March 11, 2012
Long Beach, Calif. - Long Beach State, the 12th seed in the West Region, will open up the NCAA Tournament in the Second Round by playing the 5th seed, New Mexico, this Thursday in Portland, Ore.
Long Beach State, the Big West Champions, will face another automatic bid in the champions from the Mountain West, New Mexico.
With a win, the 49ers would potentially have a rematch with Louisville, as the Cardinals were the No. 4 seed in the region. They will face Davidson, the No. 13 seed.
Please check back at www.longbeachstate.com, where more information will be posted as it comes available.