Wednesday, March 14th 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6
Final: Tulsa 75 UC Irvine 71
The Golden Hurricane hosted Cal-Irvine in the first round of the N-I-T tournament. T-U entered the game at 21-and-11, while Cal-Irvine posted a school-best 25-and-4 record. Tulsa lost in the finals of the Western Athletic Conference, costing them an automatic bid to the N-C-Double-A tournament.