The College Insider Tournament is down to its final eight teams, with quarterfinal play getting underway Saturday with two games.
Both quarterfinal matchups on Saturday won’t be televised, but will be available to watch online, streamed on Facebook Live.
The Furman Paladins and Saint Peters Peacocks both received byes after the first round, as two of the top three remaining seeds. But for receiving the free pass in the second round, both are on the road in their quarterfinal contest.
Furman is up first on Saturday, visiting the Campbell Fighting Camels at 2 p.m. ET. Campbell has enjoyed a pair of easy wins so far in the CIT, dropping Houston Baptist 98-79 in the first round then dispatching UT Martin, 73-56 in Round 2. Furman had its way with USC Upstate in the first round, with a 79-57 victory.
The second game on Saturday features Saint Peters at the Texas State Bobcats at 5 p.m.
Texas State beat Lamar 70-60 in the first round, then took care of Idaho 64-55 on Wednesday in the second round. Saint Peters last played on March 16, barely sneaking by Albany, 59-55.
Both winners on Saturday will advance to the CIT semifinals, to be held on Wednesday, March 29.
Saturday CIT schedule
All times ET
2 p.m. – Furman at Campbell
5 p.m. – Saint Peters at Texas State
Online: Facebook Live