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Published March 13, 2013, 10:12 PM

UND plays in their first Big Sky basketball tournament

(WDAY TV) -- History will also be made tomorrow by the UND men's basketball team as they will play in their first Big Sky basketball tournament, just three wins away from the Big Dance.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

(WDAY TV) -- History will also be made tomorrow by the UND men's basketball team as they will play in their first Big Sky basketball tournament, just three wins away from the Big Dance.

UND enters as the three seed; after posting a 12-8 record in it's first year.

Brian Jones has had to deal with injuries to two key players, Troy Huff and Brandon Brekke all year; but his team has responded and know what's in front of them.

Brian Jones says, "There's probably a great deal of weight lifted off our shoulders we're in the tournament, we expect to see a Southern Utah team

that's physical grind out team that's going to make it difficult on anybody they play so definitely have to be ready."

Troy Huff says, "We've shown that we can compete in the postseason tournaments we're an older group of guys so we know what to expect."

UND split with the Thunderbirds during the season, it's a 6:30 tip you can

hear it on 970 WDAY.

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