A pair of 16-seeds will square off for the right to face the defending national champions and No. 1 overall seed Villanova.
New Orleans and Mount St. Mary’s are both seeking their second NCAA Tournament win in their program’s respective histories in this First Four contest.
New Orleans vs. Mount St. Mary’s NCAA Tournament game time, details
Time: 6:40 p.m. ET
Date: Tuesday, March 14
Location: UD Arena, Dayton, OH
What TV channel is the New Orleans vs. Mount St. Mary’s game on?
TruTV is televising the game.
How can I watch the New Orleans vs. Mount St. Mary’s NCAA Tournament game online?
The live stream can be found at NCAA.com.
About the Privateers
This is New Orleans’ first trip to the NCAA Tournament since 1996. The program bounced back from a 10-20 record last season. Senior forward Erik Thomas averaged 19.5 ppg and 7.8 rebounds to earn Southland Conference Player of the Year. New Orleans will have to take better care of the ball if they want to advance, as the Privateers average just under 17 turnovers a game.
About the Mountaineers
Mount St. Mary’s struggled mightily to begin the season as they posted a 1-11 record but managed to turn it around into their current 19-15 mark. Sophomore guard Elijah Long (15.4) and junior guard Junior Robinson (14.1) are Mount St. Mary’s leading scorers. Albany defeated Mount St. Mary’s 71-64 in their last First Four appearance in 2014. Mount St. Mary’s has struggled on the glass all season. According to Campus Insiders, the Mountaineers were 342nd in the nation with a minus-7.4 rebound differential.