University of Rochester

Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams Head to the NCAA Championships

Both the men's and women's Yellowjackets has earned a place in the NCAA Division III basketball championships. Both teams will begin tournament play at home in the Palestra. GO JACKETS!


Friday, March 1
Women: 5 p.m., Williams College vs. University of Scranton

Women: 7 p.m., Rochester vs. Emmanuel College

Saturday, March 2

Women: 5 p.m., winner of the Williams-Scranton game vs. the winner of the Rochester-Emmanuel game

Men: 8 p.m., Rochester vs. Fitchburg State University

Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for students with ID.

Men's Team
The men's team will host Fitchburg State University in the first round on Saturday, March 2.

Women's Team
The women's team will host Emmanuel College in the first round on Friday, March 1.

All the homepage photos

snow covered Eastman statueFans react to a Yellowjackets basket at the Palestra.

students taking pictures of a snowmanSeniors Scott Bruening (left), and Tyler Vitise show some Yellowjacket pride before the men's game against NYU.

snow shrouded trees on a blue sky daySenior guard John DiBartolomeo drives to the hoop against NYU.

clock tower on a snowing eveningKent Coyne (11) and Tyler Sankes (33) celebrate after their victory over NYU last month.

young men walking up snow-cleared sidewalkHead Coach Luke Flockerzi speaks to his team during a timeout.

snowmanA pre-game cheer from the men's team before the start of their game against NYU last month.

student sledding down a hillSenior John DiBartolomeo brings the ball past center court.

snow-covered lamp bannerThe women's basketball team cheer on their teammates during a home game at the Palestra.

student sledding down a hillWomen's basketball head coach Jim Scheible speaks to his team.

snow-covered lamp bannerJunior Paige Aleski works around an NYU defender.

student sledding down a hillSophomore Breanna Madrazo looks for options during a home game against NYU last month.

snow-covered lamp bannerJunior Danielle McNabb celebrates a win over SUNY Geneseo.