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UMW headed to NCAA Division III Sweet 16 this weekend

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For the first time, the University of Mary Washington men’s basketball team is headed to the “Sweet 16″ of the NCAA Division III Tournament.

The UMW Eagles defeated Springfield College and DeSales University in the first two rounds of the tournament and will host the next tournament round this weekend in the Anderson Center.

The Eagles will play Virginia Wesleyan College on Friday at 7:30 p.m., after Williams College takes on Albertus Magnus College at 5:30 p.m.

The winners of Friday’s games will meet on Saturday at 7 p.m. and the winner will advance to the final four.

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