PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas-Pine Bluff will play Winthrop in its first NCAA tournament game ever after a long, long season.
UAPB (17-15) earned an NCAA bid by winning the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament on Saturday. If they win Tuesday's game against Winthrop in Dayton, Ohio, they will play top-seeded Duke.
The Golden Lions were 1-26 back in 2003-04.
The team this season didn't play a home game until mid-January and started 0-11. The school earned an estimated $800,000 with all the road games.