Although the College of Southern Idaho has already clinched the homecourt advantage for the Region 18 tournament in March, Utah Valley Community College can move into a tie for first with a victory over the Golden Eagles on Friday night in Orem. The Wolverines, 12-2 and ranked 14th nationally, and Golden Eagles, 13-1 and ranked third nationally, will play in a 7:30 contest.
Actually, 13-2 Dixie can take over first with a win at Snow College Friday in Ephraim. But the Rebels don't play Saturday. On Saturday, UVCC hosts Treasure Valley and CSI plays at Salt Lake Community College.In other Region 18 games this week, Colorado NW plays at Ricks and College of Eastern Utah plays at North Idaho Thursday, Treasure Valley plays at SLCC Friday, Colorado NW is at North Idaho, CEU visits Ricks and Snow plays at BYU JV Saturday.
The Region 18 tournament, which will begin March 2, is played at the home of the top team in the league's northern division.