Men's Basketball Moves Up in Rankings

Feb. 26, 2009

MINNEAPOLIS, MN-The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth men's basketball team moved up once spot this week in both the latest men's basketball poll and the NCAA Division III Northeast Regional Rankings. The Corsairs are now ranked 18th nationally and fifth in the region.

UMass Dartmouth is 24-3 and will return to action Friday night against Western Connecticut State in the second Little East Conference semi-final game at Rhode Island College. The winner of that game will meet the winner of the RIC-Keene State game Saturday for the LEC championship and the conference's automatic bid to the NCA Division III Championships.