UD discusses cancellation of NCAA Tournament

University of Dayton

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The University of Dayton on Friday discussed the end of the basketball season and the cancelation of the NCAA Tournament.

Coaches Anthony Grant and Shauna Green, and Vice President and Director of Athletics Neil Sullivan all agreed that the NCAA’s tough decision was the right call and that the health and well-being of student-athletes is the primary concern of the University.

Coach Grant and Coach Green said the disappointment of the season’s abrupt end does not diminish the great memories and milestones achieved by both the men’s and women’s basketball teams.

The UD women’s team won the Atlantic Ten regular season title,the A10 championship and finished with a record of 25-8.

The men’s team finish as the #3 ranked team in the country. The Flyers won the Atlantic Ten regular season title and conclude with the program’s best record of 29-2 which included a streak of twenty straight victories.

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