Whitworth not selected for 2019 NCAA div. 3 basketball tournament

Whitworth not selected for 2019 NCAA div. 3 basketball tournament

The NCAA Division III men’s basketball tournament field was announced on Monday morning and for the first time in 13 years Whitworth University was not on the list.

The Pirates did not receive on of 20 at-large bids to the 64-team field, ending a streak of 12 consecutive seasons as national tournament participants. Click here for the entire DIII tournament bracket: https://www.ncaa.com/brackets/basketball-men/d3/2019

Whitworth ends the 2018-19 season with a record of 21-6. The Pirates fell 107-102 at 2nd-ranked Whitman in the Northwest Conference tournament final on Saturday night. Three of Whitworth’s losses this season were to the Blues.