Bengaluru: Jain University, Bengaluru, will take on University of Madras, Chennai, in the last match of the semifinal league to decide the winners of the South Zone inter-university basketball championship for men at the Christ University campus here on Tuesday.
Both Jain and Madras won their first two matches of the semifinal league on Monday. Jain edged past Satyabhama University, Chennai, 69-65 before beating hosts Christ University 65-38. Madras registered a 96-85 win against Satyabhama and defeated Christ 75-48.
On Tuesday, Christ will face Satyabhama to decide the third and fourth positions followed the championship decider between Jain and Madras. All four teams have already qualified for the all-India inter-varsity championship.
Results (Semifinal league): Jain bt Satyabhama 69-65; Madras bt Christ 75-48; Madras bt Satyabhama 96-85; Jain bt Christ 65-38. Today’s matches: Christ vs Satyabhama (7am); Jain vs Madras (8.30am).