Northwest Missouri tied an MIAA record with 19 league wins and earned the top seed in the MIAA Tournament. They will be joined with a bye to Kansas City by second seeded Nebraska-Kearney, third seeded Missouri Southern and fourth seeded Fort Hays State.
In the opening round of campus play-in games scheduled for Tuesday, March 1 fifth seeded Central Oklahoma will host 12thseed Central Missouri at 7 p.m. from Edmond. Sixth seeded Washburn will play host to 11th seeded Missouri Western at 7 p.m. in Topeka, Kan.
Seventh seeded Lincoln will host an opening round game with 10th seeded Emporia State at 7 p.m. in Jefferson City. Eighth seeded Pittsburg State will play host to Lindenwood who earned the ninth seed at 7 p.m.
Men’s quarterfinals on Kansas City are slated for 12 p.m., 2:15 p.m., 6 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. on Friday, March 4 from Municipal Auditorium. For tickets to the Kansas City games contact the ticket office of your favorite MIAA institution.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 (Campus Sites)
Game 1: #9 Lindenwood at #8 Pittsburg State 7 p.m.
Game 2: #12 Central Missouri at #5 Central Oklahoma 7 p.m.
Game 3: #10 Emporia State at #7 Lincoln 7 p.m.
Game 4: #11 Missouri Western at #6 Washburn 7 p.m.
Friday, March 4, 2016 (Municipal Auditorium Kansas City, Mo.)
Game 5: #3 Missouri Southern vs. winner game 4 12 p.m.
Game 6: #2 Nebraska-Kearney vs. winner game 3 2:15 p.m.
Game 7: #1 Northwest Missouri vs. winner game 1 6 p.m.
Game 8: #4 Fort Hays State vs. winner game 2 8:15 p.m.
Saturday, March 5, 2016 (Municipal Auditorium Kansas City, Mo.)
Game 9: winner game 5 vs. winner game 6 6 p.m.
Game 10: winner game 7 vs. winner game 8 8:15 p.m.
Sunday, March 6, 2016 (Municipal Auditorium Kansas City, Mo.)
Game 11: MIAA Championship game 3:30 p.m.