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|LIONS WELCOME BACK PARTY SCHEDULED MONDAY
HAMMOND -- The Southeastern
Louisiana University Lions basketball team will be saluted following their
first trip to the NCAA Tournament with a special welcome-back party at
3 p.m. Monday.
The university community as well as
the general public are invited to the free event which is scheduled at
the Alumni Center, 500 West University Avenue.
“We want as many people as possible
to congratulate the team and celebrate their successful season, which included
our first appearance in the ‘Big Dance,’” said Alumni Association Director
Champions of the Southland Conference
Tournament and co-winner of the conference title, the Lions ended their
season Friday with a 63-50 loss to Oklahoma State University in the first
round of the Chicago Regional Tournament held in Oklahoma City. The team
finished the season with a record-breaking 24-9 season.