Aztecs open NJCAA Tournament as #2 seed

Aztecs open NJCAA Tournament as #2 seed

DANVILLE, IL - No. 2 seed Pima begins their run today at the NJCAA Division II National Tournament when Aztecs take on Southern Maryland.

PCC (28-4) defeated Phoenix College 73-70 to win the Region I, Division II/District A title for the second straight year.

The Hawks (19-12) were the Region 20, District VI champions and 5th-year head coach Brian Peabody has been named the Division II District I Coach of the Year.

Southern Maryland dropped their final three regular season games, before winning three straight to take the region title.

The games will be live streamed on NJCAATV.

Tipoff for the Aztecs and Hawks is 1 p.m. Tucson time.

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David Kelly contributed to this story.