Roadrunners set for second round of NIT at Colorado State

Posted at 6:32 AM, Mar 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-20 09:33:57-04

Fresh off a first-round upset of Cal in the National Invitation Tournament, the California State University Bakersfield men's basketball team is looking to keep the momentum going.

The Roadrunners are set to take on Colorado State in the second round of the NIT on Monday night in Fort Collins, Colorado. 

CSUB beat Cal 73-66 on March 14 in the first round of the NIT. The Roadrunners entered the game as the No. 8 seed. Cal was the No. 1 seed in the region. 

Colorado State enters Monday's game as the No. 4 seed. 

Vegas odds have CSUB as a 5 1/2-point underdog. 

The game is set to tipoff at 8:15 p.m. and will be televised on ESPN2.