Robert Morris comes into the tournament with a 21-6 overall record. The Eagles finished the regular season the 3rd place in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference with a 14-4 record, but were upset by St. Francis (Ill.) in a tight 84-82 matchup in the conference tournament. A very strong defensive team, the Eagles are 3rd nationally with 15.3 steals per game, and are 5th overall with 47.6 rebounds per game. They’ve picked up several quality wins, including victories over Olivet Nazarene and then 8th ranked Purdue Calumet. Dana Gettis leads the Eagles in scoring with 16.5 points per game. Additionally, Robert Morris has an absolute force in the post in Yolanda De La Torre, who averages a double-double per game with 15.7 points per game and 10.8 rebounds per game. The Eagles are coached by John Natanek, who is in his 7th season with the school. Natanek has amassed a 121-87 record since becoming the head coach at Robert Morris.