By Angel Vadillo
Sports editor

The Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference playoffs have been pushed back to  Feb. 22. A predicted winter storm forced the changes in the tournament. These changes will affect both men’s and women’s basketball teams.

These changes are for the games that were originally scheduled Wednesday and Thursday. The games will be played Friday evening.

The rest of the games will be played as scheduled Feb. 23 and the Championship games Feb. 25.

The men’s semi-final contest is Saturday at 5 p.m. and  the women will play at 8 p.m.

Monday’s Championship games have not been changed. The men’s championship will start at 6 p.m. and the women’s final is set to start at 8 p.m at Hartman Arena in Park City.

Here are the brackets for men’s and women’s basketball teams.

Women’s Bracket:

Quarterfinal #1:
No. 8 Bethany College against No. 1 seed Friends University.

Quarterfinal #2:
No. 5 seed Sterling College visits No. 4 Kansas Wesleyan University.

Quarterfinal #3:
No. 6 seeded McPherson College faces seed No. 3 Southwestern College.

Quarterfinal #4:
No. 7 Ottawa University take No. 2 seed Tabor College.

Semifinal 1: Q1 Winner vs. Q2 Winner (Saturday, Feb. 23, 5 p.m., at Higher Seed)
Semifinal 2: Q3 Winner vs. Q4 Winner (Saturday, Feb. 23, 5 p.m., at Higher Seed)

Championship: S1 Winner vs. S2 Winner (Monday, Feb. 25, 8 p.m. at Hartman Arena, Park City, Kan.)

Men’s Bracket

Quarterfinal 1:
No. 8 seed McPherson College travels to No. 1 Saint Mary University

Quarterfinal 2:
No. 5 seeded Bethany College faces No. 4 seed Friends

Quarterfinal 3:
No. 6 place Southwestern College visits No. 3 seed Sterling

Quarterfinal 4:
No. 7 Ottawa University travels to No. 2 seed Tabor College

Semifinal 1: Q1 Winner vs. Q2 Winner (Saturday, Feb. 23, 8 p.m. at Higher Seed)
Semifinal 2: Q3 Winner vs. Q2 Winner (Saturday, Feb. 23, 8 p.m. at Higher Seed)

Championship: S1 Winner vs. S2 Winner (Monday, Feb. 25, 6 p.m. at Hartman Arena, Park City, Kan.)

Angel Vadillo is a sophomore majoring in communication. You may e-mail him at angel.vadillo@sckans.edu.