March 9, 2007
Valdosta - The Valdosta State Blazers have received an at large bid to the NCAA DII Regionals despite their first round loss last week at the Gulf South Conference tournament.
A bitter defeat for the Blazers who lost by one after leading by three with four seconds to play in regulation.
Head coach Mike Helfer says the NCAA tournament is a new season and he believes his Blazers will make the most of their second chance.
Helfer says "When you get into the NCAA tournament you expect to play good teams. Hopefully, we can be a point better. That is all we need is to be a point better. Hopefully, we can do that
The VSU men play Rollins College at 3:30pm eastern Saturday at the University of Montevallo.