We'll be in Philly
|University at Albany Great Danes bus is readied Wednesday.|
The Great Danes and Coach Will Brown are heading off to the NCAA college basketball tournament where they are slated to play the Blue Devils of Duke University at 12:15 p.m. Friday in the Wells Fargo Center.
Record college sports reporter Andrew Santillo leaves this afternoon for the City of Brotherly Love to report on the Great Danes' journey.
In his tournament preview story today, Andy writes that the Great Danes, who are seeded No. 15, are up for the challenge of facing the big men of Duke, which is the No. 2 seed. Check out his story here.
In the coming days, don't forget to check out Andy's coverage in The Record in print and online at www.troyrecord.com
You can also follow Andy on Twitter at @AndrewSantillo. If you have any questions or comments about the Great Danes appearance in the Big Dance, don't hesitate to email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Here's wishing the Great Danes well in the NCAA tourney and don't forget to check out Andy's coverage of their run.
We also offer best wishes for success to the Great Danes women's basketball team, who are also competing in this year's NCAA tournament. Seeded No. 14, they take on No. 3 UNC at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Bob Carpenter Center in Newark, Delaware.