Jacksonville is coached by Cliff Warren who is in his fifth year with the Dolphins has posted a 71-79 record. After finishing 1-26 in his inaugural season at Jacksonville, his first ever too as a head coach, Warren never registered a losing record with the Dolphins. Jacksonville has reached the NIT in 2008-09 season.
Jacksonville averages 70.3 ppg scoring while allowing 67.6 ppg.
This will be the second NIT appearance for the Sun Devils under Herb Sendek. In the 2007-08 season ASU won its first two games against Alabama State and Southern Illinois before falling to Florida at home in the third contest.
If the Sun Devils prevail in this game they will meet the winner of the 4th/5th seed game between Seton Hall/Texas Tech. The date, time and location of that contest will be determined later this week.