TU Basketball fans put on your dancing shoes – the Big Dance is coming your way.
The TU’s men’s basketball team took on Louisiana Tech yesterday in the Conference USA championship, and came away with at 69-60 win.
The win also ensures TU an automatic spot in the NCAA tournament – for the first time since 2003.
The brackets will be revealed today.
It has been 11 years since TU appeared in the tourney.
Coach Danny Manning says, “Our goal was to get to the NCAA, and to make some noise when we get there. Now, we have that opportunity.”
With this win, TU wins its first C-USA title after nine years in the conference.
TU will switch to the American Athletic Conference this summer.