March 23, 2013
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The Maryland men's basketball team will face Alabama on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the National Invitation Tournament quarterfinals in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
The Crimson Tide, which are a No. 1 seed, advanced to the quarterfinals with a 66-54 win over Stanford on Saturday afternoon. Tuesday's game will be televised on ESPN.
No. 2 seed Maryland advanced to the quarterfinals with a 62-52 win over Denver on Thursday. The Terps also beat Niagara, 86-70, in the first round.
The winner of Tuesday's game advances to the semifinals, which will be held on April 2 in New York.