Lower seeds take three of four games at nationals

No. 17 seed MidAmerica Nazarene, No. 18 Mid-Continent and No. 19 Embry-Riddle all pulled upsets Wednesday on the opening day of the NAIA Men's National Championships in Olathe, Kan. Play continues Thursday with Wednesday's four winners taking on the top four seeds.

NAIA MEN'S NATIONALS
First Round

Nov. 14 in Olathe, Kan.
Northwestern (Iowa) 1 (White 58) Maine-Fort Kent 2 (Smith 34, Anderson 42).
Embry-Riddle 2 (Middleton 2, Davey 69) Madonna 1 (Quinn 43).
Mid-Continent 2 (Neves 54, Castro 62) Judson 1 (Howlett 38).
MidAmerica Nazarene 2 (Richards 52, Lemmon 54) Covenant (Ga.) 0.
Second Round
Nov. 15 in Olathe, Kan.
#4 Ohio Dominican vs. #13 Maine-Fort Kent
#3 Mobile vs. #19 Embry-Riddle
#2 Lindsey Wilson vs. #18 Mid-Continent
 #1Azusa Pacific vs. #17 MidAmerica Nazarene
Nov. 16 in Olathe, Kan.
#12 Park vs. #5 Simon Fraser
#11 Graceland vs. #6 Concordia (Calif.)
#10 Auburn-Montgomery vs. #7 Southern Nazarene
#9 Rio Grande vs. #8 Fresno Pacific
Quarterfinals
Nov. 17 in Olathe, Kan.
Semifinals
Nov. 19 in Olathe, Kan.
Final
Nov. 20 in Olathe, Kan.

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