Ohio Valley Conference brackets are revealed

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The field for the 2020 Ohio Valley Conference Men’s & Women’s Basketball Championship Presented by TicketSmarter has been set after the final day of the regular season.

The OVC will take at Ford Center in downtown Evansville. Here are both schedules below.

2020 OVC Men’s Basketball Championship Presented by TicketSmarter (Ford Center – Evansville, Ind.)

First Round – Wednesday, March 4
Game 1 – #5 Tennessee State vs. #8 Morehead State, 6:30 p.m. (ESPN+)
Game 2 – #6 Eastern Illinois vs. #7 Jacksonville State, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN+)

Quarterfinals – Thursday, March 5
Game 3 – #4 Eastern Kentucky vs. Game 1 Winner, 6:30 p.m. (ESPN+)
Game 4 – #3 Austin Peay vs. Game 2 Winner, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN+)

Semifinals – Friday, March 6
Game 5 – #1 Belmont vs. Game 3 Winner, 7:00 p.m. (ESPNU)
Game 6 – #2 Murray State vs. Game 4 Winner, 9:00 p.m. (ESPNU)

Championship – Saturday, March 7
Game 7 – Semifinal Winners, 7:00 p.m. (ESPN2/Westwood One)


2020 OVC Women’s Basketball Championship presented by TicketSmarter Schedule

FIRST ROUND – Wednesday, March 4
Game 1 – #1 UT Martin  vs. #8 Murray State– 1 p.m. (ESPN+)
Game 2 – #2 Belmont vs. #7 Austin Peay – 3 p.m. (ESPN+)

FIRST ROUND – Thursday, March 5
Game 3 – #4 Eastern Illinois vs. #5 Jacksonville State – 1 p.m. (ESPN+)
Game 4 – #3 Southeast Missouri vs. #6 Tennessee Tech – 3 p.m. (ESPN+)

SEMIFINALS – Friday, March 6
Game 5 – Game 1 winner vs. Game 3 winner – 1 p.m. (ESPN+)
Game 6 – Game 2 winner vs. Game 4 winner – 3 p.m. (ESPN+)

CHAMPIONSHIP – Saturday, March 7
Game 7 – Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner – 2 p.m. (ESPN+)

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(This story was originally published on March 1, 2020)

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