FAIRMONT, W.Va. -- Students, faculty and fans are invited to the Falcon Center at 12:30 p.m. this Thursday to celebrate the success of the men's and women's basketball teams this season. The celebration will take place in front of The Nickel.
Coaches from both teams and President Rose are expected to congratulate the players and address the fans for exceptional 2012-13 seasons.
The women's team won 23 games and captured the WVIAC Tournament title, earning it an automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament. Fairmont State's seed and opponent for the tournament will be revealed on Sunday night.
The men's team won 22 games and is expected to receive an at-large berth on Sunday when the NCAA Tournament field is selected on Sunday night.