Westmont to Host CHM Hotels Basketball Invitational

Submitted by: Ron Smith - November 21st, 2013


bwpluslogo-full_colorKammerer Court in Murchison Gymnasium will be alive with the sounds of basketball this weekend as Westmont hosts the CHM Hotels Basketball Invitational on Friday and Saturday. Four of the top-25 women’s basketball teams in the NAIA will compete in two games on Friday evening and two games on Saturday afternoon.

The event kicks off with #3 Westmont (2-2), the 2013 NAIA National Champion, hosting #18 Carroll of Montana (4-0) at six o’clock. At eight o’clock, #6 Freed-Hardeman of Tennessee (3-0) will take on #10 The Master’s (3-1).

Saturday’s games will feature two rematches from the 2013 national championship. At 1:30 p.m. the Fighting Saints of Carroll will face off against the Mustangs of The Master’s. The Mustangs will be looking to avenge a 73-58 loss first round loss to the Fighting Saints.

The 3:30 game will feature a rematch from the semifinals as the Lions of Freed-Hardeman battle with the Warriors of Westmont. The Warriors handed the Lions a 59-49 loss on their way to the last season’s championship.

Title sponsor CHM Hotels operates the Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn, which is providing housing for all three visiting teams.