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College basketball preview: St. Petersburg College in Florida Community College State Tournament

Florida Community College State Tournament

When/where: Today-Saturday, Chipola College, Marianna

Who: St. Petersburg College men's and women's teams, Hillsborough CC women's team

Online: Games will be streamed live on

Opening round: Men: Today, SPC (19-7, 8-0) vs. Santa Fe CC (25-4), 1 p.m. Women: Thursday, Hillsborough (16-11, 8-4) vs. Pensacola State College (23-4), 1 p.m.; SPC (24-5, 7-3) vs. Daytona CC (15-14), 8 p.m.

Notes: The SPC men's team was undefeated in the Suncoast Conference and is making its third straight appearance in the state tournament. The SPC women finished second in the Southern Conference behind Palm Beach State College. HCC was the Mid Florida Conference runner up.

Rodney Page, Times staff writer

College basketball preview: St. Petersburg College in Florida Community College State Tournament 03/06/12 [Last modified: Tuesday, March 6, 2012 8:40pm]
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