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The 2016 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Basketball Tournament will be held Thursday, February 25 through Sunday, February 28 in Salem, Virginia. The Marlin men are placed as #2 seed and the Marlin women as #9 seed. Following their first round win versus #8 seed Roanoke, the women's team will play #1 seed Lynchburg College in a quarterfinals game on Thursday, February 25 at 1 p.m. at the Salem Civic Center. The men's team received a bye in the first round and will play in the quarterfinals on Friday, February 26 at 6 p.m. They will face the winner of the men’s first round game—#10 seed Eastern Mennonite or #7 seed Randolph-Macon. Virginia Wesleyan will host receptions at the Salem Civic Center during half-time of each women's and men's game during the tournament. Look for Marlin signs directing guests to the appropriate banquet room. Follow for updates and visit for tournament brackets, ticket information, free video broadcasts, and travel/accommodation details.