Rattlers Ready for Niagara

The Rattlers (21-13), which won the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament with a thrilling 58-56 decision over top-seeded Delaware State, will face the Purple Eagles (22-11), winners of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference at the Dayton Arena.

The winner of Tuesday's matchup heads to Chicago, for the first round of regional play against Big 12 Conference winner Kansas (30-4), Friday night.