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Wesleyan, Eastern, Albertus Magnus In Division III Men's Basketball Field

Wesleyan, Eastern Connecticut and Albertus Magnus have made the Division III NCAA men's tournament field, which was announced Monday.

Wesleyan (19-6) plays Union (16-10) Friday (5:30 p.m.) at the University of Rochester at 5:30 p.m. Eastern (20-8) will play MIT (21-6) Friday (5:30 p.m.) at Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Pa.

Albertus Magnus (23-4) also plays in Rochester on Friday at 7:30 p.m. vs. Rochester, which is 21-4. Should Wesleyan and Albertus win, they would meet in the second round Saturday.

Wesleyan got into the field of 64 as an at-large selection. The Cardinals lost to rival Trinity in the semifinals of the NESCAC Tournament but beat three ranked...