It is officially survive and advance season in Morgantown.
The men’s basketball team defeated Grand Canyon in the first round on the CBI, the women’s team defeated Rider in the first round of the WNIT and Joe Mama’s took down Plymouth’s Lucky Dog in the first round of the Best College Bar tournament.
Joe Mama’s won the online voting taking 67 percent of the 11,003 votes to Lucky Dog’s 33 percent.
Morgantown’s favorite bar will now move on to face Syracuse University’s DJ’s On the Hill. DJ’s beat Toads from Quinnipiac University by a slim margin. Of 9,425 votes, DJ’s received 54 percent while Toads got 46 percent.
DJ’s is a bar-turned-nightclub and one of the premier nightlife locations in Syracuse. A five-minute walk from campus, DJ’s also has 18 and older nights so that all students can experience it. DJ’s is also the home of ‘Cuse Juice’, a Syracuse themed liqueur popular in central New York.
Voting for the second round of the tournament starts this week on the @5thYear Twitter.